Ajax has reached an agreement with Niki Zimling and FSV Mainz 05 for the loan out of the Danish international. The contract is valid for one season until June 30, 2015. The agreement includes an option to buy.
Zimling was born on April 19, 1985, in Tarnby, Denmark. His professional career started in the 2002-2003 season in Denmark with Brondby IF. After that, the defending midfielder played for, respectively, Esbjerg IF, Udinese (Italy), NEC Nijmegen and Club Brugge (Belgium). In the winter of 2013, he signed a contract with the German team FSV Mainz, which runs until June 30, 2017.