Ajax can Orejuela rapidly deploy after obtaining work permit
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Ajax can quickly have Luis Manuel Orejuela. The right back has his work permit within and on the way to Amsterdam.
“Orejuela is still this week on the training ground is expected”, says Ajax on Wednesday.
Orejuela signed a small two weeks ago, a five-year contract with Ajax. Deportivo Cali received 3,65 million euros for the 22-year-old defender.
The aftermath of Thursday against the Norwegian Rosenborg in the play-offs of the Europa League is still too early for the Colombian. Possible debuts on Sunday he in the selection of trainer Marcel Emperor in the away game at VVV-Venlo.
Ajax is short of defenders after the departure of Davinson Sanchez, Kenny Tete, Jairo Riedewald and Heiko Westermann. Daley Sinkgraven is still injured but is training again individually. Ajax presents this week, Maximilian Wöber, a 19-year-old centrumverdediger of Rapid Wien.
Earlier on Wednesday it became known that Ajax and Newcastle United are negotiating a return of Siem de Jong in the Arena.
The attacking midfielder, also deployed as a striker, the Amsterdam selection of some more experience.
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