AZ rent Van Rhijn of Club Brugge and is reinforced with Midtsjö

AZ rent Van Rhijn of Club Brugge and is reinforced with Midtsjö

Ricardo van Rhijn returns after a year back in the Premier league. The 26-year-old right back plays the rest of this season for AZ. Also fortified the club with the Norwegian Fredrik Midtsjö.

Van Rhijn by AZ rental from Club Brugge. The Alkmaarders confirm Saturday on the website that they have a verbal agreement reached with the Belgian club over the transfer of the defender.

Van Rhijn made mid-last year, the switch from Ajax to Club Brugge. For the current number two of the Jupiler Pro League, he played 21 matches played.

When Ajax played the born artist from leiden in five seasons and 117 games in the Premier league. Also, he came eight times for the Dutch national team.


Midtsjö is Rosenborg BK and signs a contract for five seasons in Alkmaar. The 24-year-old has stood since 2010, under contract with the Norwegian club.

Total came Midtsjö to 142 official matches and sixteen goals for Rosenborg, Thursday, Ajax turned off in the play-offs of the Europa League. In march 2016, he made his debut in the Norwegian national team. That is his only international game so far.

“Midtsjö is technically very skilled and has a great ability to walk,” says director of football cases Max Huiberts of AZ on the website of his club. “In the past three years he has been located as a permanent force to Rosenborg managed to become international. He is as attacking midfielder, an asset to our team.”

AZ reinforced earlier during this transfer already with Marco Bizot, and Marko Vejinovic. Goalkeeper Bizot came about from KRC Genk and Vejinovic is rented from Feyenoord.

See also:
Overview: All zomertransfers in the Premier league

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