Ajax and sc Heerenveen reached an agreement on Wednesday for the loan out of Dennis Johnsen. The agreement takes effect immediately, until June 30, 2019. An option to buy for the Fries team has been included in the deal. The 20 year-old forward is under contract with Ajax until June 30, 2021.
Johnsen (Trondheim, February 17, 1998) came over from Heerenveen in 2017. He made his debut in professional football on August 18, 2017, during the Cambuur – Ajax Reserves game: 1-2. Johnsen has seen action a total of 41 times for the reserves team, and has scored 8 goals. Last season, he won the Jupiler League championship with the Ajax Reserves.
On October 25, 2017, Johnsen made his debut in Ajax 1 during the ASV de Dijk – Ajax Cup match: 1-4. The Norwegian has played in a total of 4 games for the first team.