Ajax and Club Brugge reach agreement for Van Rhijn 

Ajax and Club Brugge reach agreement for Van Rhijn 

Ajax and Club Brugge have reached an agreement for the transfer of Ricardo van Rhijn.  The transfer to the Belgian club is effective immediately.  The defender had been under contract with Ajax until June 30, 2018.

Van Rhijn was born on June 13, 1991, in Leiden.  He made his debut on the first team on September 21, 2011, in the vv Noordwijk – Ajax (1-3) cup match.

Van Rhijn has played in a total of 163 official matches to date in Ajax’s first team, and he scored six goals.  With Ajax, he won the national championship three times (2012, 2013 and 2014) and the Johan Cruijff Shield in 2013.