Ajax extend contract Van der Heijden

Ajax extend contract Van der Heijden

Ajax have extended the contract of Jan-Arie van der Heijden, which ran to 1 July 2009. The new contract runs from 1 July 2008 to 1 July 2013.

Van der Heijden (born 3 March 1988) made his debut in Ajax 1 in the match Ajax - Roda JC (4-2) on 4 November 2007.

Ajax have also signed three youth players to a contract. Forward Vlatko Lazic (01-05-1989) and defender Deniz Aslan (09-02-1989) signed a deal that runs from 1 July 2008 to 1 July 2010. Goalkeeper Roy Ouwerkerk (14-10-1989) signed a contract that runs from 1 July 2008 to 1 July 2009. The three all play in the A-juniors of Ajax's youth academy.