Ajax and Reading FC have reached an agreement for the transfer of Pelle Clement to the English club. The midfielder had been under contract with Ajax until June 30, 2018.
Clement was born on May 19, 1996, in Haarlem. The attacking midfielder has been playing in Ajax’s youth academy since 2006. On October 26, 2016, he made his debut in the first team during the Kozakken Boys – Ajax (1-6) KNVB Cup match. Clement has played in four official matches to date in Ajax’s first team, scoring three goals.
On May 8, 2015, the former youth international made his official debut in professional football with the Ajax Reserves in the Ajax – FC Oss (1-1) Jupiler League match. Clement has played in a total of 54 official games for the reserves, and has scored six goals.