AZ Alkmaar, commonly known as AZ, is a football club from Alkmaar and the Zaanstreek, the Netherlands. The club plays in the Eredivisie, the highest professional football league in the Netherlands, and hosts home matches at the AFAS Stadion, with 20,000 seats.
AZ has won the Eredivisie twice, in 1980–81 and 2008–09. In addition, the team has won the KNVB Cup on four occasions and one Johan Cruyff Shield.
The club is represented by Robert Eenhoorn (CEO). It joined GFA on the 11th of September and is our 6th GFA member club.
Global Football Alliance team went to Alkmaar in August 2021. They have met the staff of AZ Alkmaar.