Ajax and Elton Ofoi Acolatse have reached an agreement for the extension of his contract which had been effective until June 30, 2015. The new improved agreement is effective per July 1, 2015, until June 30, 2018.
Acolatse was born on July 25, 1995, in Amsterdam and has played in Ajax’s youth academy since 2003.
On January 19, 2014, the 19 year old winger made his debut in professional football in the Ajax Reserves – FC Emmen (4-0) Jupiler League game. He has played 21 official games with that team, scoring four times.
A proud Acolatse spoke to Ajax TV after signing: “I’ve worked hard for this. This new contract is a great reward. It shows that Ajax has faith in me and that we have plans together for the coming years. My goal is to make the first team. That’s what I’m working hard for in each training. I need to continue in the same good way as in the past period.”