Contract extension Lasse Schöne

Contract extension Lasse Schöne

Ajax and Lasse Schöne have reached an agreement for the extension of his contract that had been valid until June 30, 2017.  The new agreement is for two years, until June 30, 2019.  An option for one additional season has been included in the contract.

Schöne: “I’m going to be playing football for two more years with the club I love.  That makes me happy and it feels good.”

Schöne was born on May 27, 1986, in Glostrup, Denmark.  The attacking midfielder came to Ajax from NEC Nijmegen transfer-free in the summer of 2012.  He made his debut in the first team on August 5, 2012, during the PSV-Ajax (4-2) match for the Johan Cruijff Shield.  The Dane has played in 183 official matches to date in Ajax’s first team, scoring 44 goals.