The Is extends contract at Ajax to mid-2021
Matthijs de ligt has Monday signed a new contract at Ajax. The just 18-year-old defender extend his contract until the summer of 2021.
The old contract of The Is, that last season at the age of 17 his breakthrough polite, walked until mid-2019.
The Is passed through the youth academy of Ajax and made last year september, his official debut in the cup match against Willem II (5-0), in which he immediately scored. So far, he has played 28 matches in the main, in which he score three goals made.
Under the former Ajax coach Peter Bosz was The Is last season in addition basisspeler in the Europa League final, which they lost to Manchester United (2-0).
The strong debuutseizoen of the central defender of Ajax led to his debut in the Dutch national team. In the 2-0 loss WK-kwalificatieduel with Bulgaria was Located in the base of Orange.
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