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Defensa y Justicia confirms transition defender Martínez to Ajax

Defensa y Justicia has Friday confirmed that Lisandro Martínez this summer, the transition to Ajax. The 21-year-old Argentinian defender will soon to Amsterdam travel for a medical examination.

Defensa y Justicia do not comment on the transfer fee and the duration of the contract, but The Telegraph reported recently that Martínez is approximately 7 million euro should cost, and for three or four years to draw.

The newspaper reported at the time that Ajax have competition from River Plate and several Mexican clubs, but that director of football cases Marc Overmars immediately at poleposition was in regards to the collection of Martínez.

Martínez, who are both in the centre and on the left can play, finished the season with Defensa y Justicia handsome as second in the top Argentine league. He made in 25 matches, two goals and gave three assists.

The is 1.78 metres long, the lefty made his debut in march in the national team. He was in his only international game so far, and with the comeback of Lionel Messi, a half to participate in the surprisingly 3-1 lost some players with Venezuela.

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Martínez third Argentinian in the selection of Ajax

Martínez is the third Argentine in the selection of Ajax. Nicolas Tagliafico (in January 2018 transfers from Independiente) and Lisandro Magallán (in January of this year, Boca Juniors) are already active in the Johan Cruijff ArenA.

Ajax is already busy on the transfer market. The Amsterdammers did fortify themselves for the next season already with midfielder Razvan Marin (Standard Liege), defender, Kik Pierie (sc Heerenveen) and goalkeeper Kjell Sharpen (FC Emmen).

On the other hand, the departure of Frenkie de Jong for a minimum of 75 million euros to FC Barcelona (up to 86 million euro) and it is expected that more containers, such as Matthijs de ligt and Hakim Ziyech, to seek their fortunes elsewhere.

Ajax has a great season behind the back. The team of trainer Erik ten Hag conquered for the first time in five years the championship title and for the first time in nine years, the TOTO KNVB cup and reached also the semi-finals of the Champions League.

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