Ajax and Norwich City have reached an agreement for the loan-out of Mitchell Dijks. The agreement with the English club is effective immediately, until June 30, 2017. An option to buy has been included in the loan-out agreement. The left-footed defender is still under contract with Ajax until June 30, 2018.
Dijks (Purmerend, February 9, 1993) is a product of Ajax’s youth academy. He was under contract with Ajax as of July 1, 2010, prior to making a move to Willem II on August 29, 2014. During the 2013-2014 season, he was loaned out to sc Heerenveen. He returned to Ajax in the summer of 2015.
The player made his debut in the first team on August 5, 2012, in the PSV – Ajax (4-2) Johan Cruijff Shield game. He’s played in 68 official matches to date in Ajax’s first team, and won the national championship with the club in 2013.