Ajax and Grasshopper Club Zürich have reached an agreement for the transfer of Lucas Andersen. The transfer to the Swiss club will take place immediately. The midfielder had been under contract with Ajax until June 30, 2018.
Andersen (Aalborg, 13 September 1994) made his debut with Ajax’s first team on December 8, 2012, during the Ajax – FC Groningen (2-0) competition match. The Dane has played in 54 official matches to date with Ajax’s first team, scoring five goals. Last season, he played for Willem II on a loan-out basis. Andersen has won the national championship twice to date with the Amsterdam team (2013, 2014), as well as the Johan Cruiff Shield in 2013.