Ajax extend Lobont's contract by two years

Ajax have renegotiated Bogdan Lobont's contract and extended it by two years. The improved contract runs to July 2008. As usual, Ajax do not disclose financial details of the agreement.

Bogdan Lobont comes from Rapid Bucharest in Romania and signed his first contract with Ajax in 2000. The Romanian goalkeeper made his debut for Ajax against FC Utrecht on 26 November 2000. Lobont has played 27 league matches for Ajax. He has also played 3 matches in the Amstel Cup and 10 in the UEFA Champions League.

In the 2001-2002 season Lobont played on loan for Dinamo Bucharest. He won the national title with the Romanian club.

Bogdan Lobont has earned 26 caps for Romania. He made his debut for his country in the qualification match for the European Championship against Liechtenstein (7-0 win) on 2 September 1998.