Nigel de Jong joins Hamburger SV

Nigel de Jong joins Hamburger SV

Ajax and Hamburger SV have reached agreement about the immediate transfer of Nigel de Jong to the German club. The contract with the Amsterdam-born De Jong with Ajax ran to July 2006.

The 21-year old De Jong made his debut in Ajax 1 in the league match against AZ (6-2 to Ajax) on 19 October 2002. De Jong played 133 matches for the first team and scored 13 goals for Ajax.