Ajax and Olympique Lyon complete transfer Tete off

Ajax and Olympique Lyon complete transfer Tete off

Photo: Olympique Lyon

Kenny Tete will leave Ajax definitive for an adventure with Olympique Lyon. Both clubs have the transfer on Monday confirmed all the details around the transition is not yet known.

A switch of the right back to France was already some time in the air. Allegedly receives Ajax about five million euros for the self-trained player, who later on Monday will be presented in the Parc Olympique Lyonnais.

The 21-year-old Tete, who has a contract until mid-2018 in the Arena, made his debut in 2015 for Ajax. He played 55 official matches for the 33-times national champions and scored once.

When Lyon is Tete team-mate of compatriot Memphis Depay and Bertrand Traoré, who last season Ajax was rented from Chelsea and the London club, recently exchanged for the French club.

After Traoré, Davy Klaassen (Everton), Pelle Clement (Reading FC), Diederik Boer (PEC Zwolle), Thulani Serero (Vitesse), Django Warmerdam (FC Groningen) and Heiko Westermann (Austria Wien) is Tete the eighth player that Ajax is leaving.

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Probably also Jairo Riedewald the Amsterdam club in the short term. The 20-year-old defender-cum-midfielder did Saturday because of transferperikelen not participate in the practice duel with Werder Bremen.

The friendly match in Austria was stopped, and then following his departure to chelsea Abdelhak Nouri became unwell. The 20-year-old midfielder had a cardiac arrhythmia and was successfully resuscitated. He is still in the hospital.

Due to the situation around Nouri was the some players of Ajax with Rijnsburgse Boys on Tuesday night repealed. The team of coach Marcel Keizer is involved in the preparation against PAOK Saloniki (Saturday), Lyon (July 19th) and Hull City (28 July).

See also:
Overview: All zomertransfers in the Premier league

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