Ajax and the Brazilian club Cruzeiro Esporte Clube have reached an agreement for the loan out of Luis Orejuela. The agreement is retroactively effective per January 1, 2019, until December 31, 2019. An option to buy for the Brazilian team has been included in the deal. The Colombian defender is still under contract with Ajax until June 30, 2022.
Orejuela (Cali, August 20, 1995) came over from Deportivo Cali in the summer of 2017. He made his debut for Ajax on September 20, 2017, in the SVV Scheveningen-Ajax cup game: 1-5. He has played in a total of 4 official games for Ajax’s first team. The right back mainly saw action with the Ajax Reserves last season, and he won the Jupiler League championship with that team on April 28, 2018.