Ajax sign Swedish midfielder Rasmus Lindgren

Ajax have signed Swedish youth international Rasmus Lindgren. Lindgren comes to Amsterdam from Landskrona BoIS. The contract runs to July 1 2004, with an option for two more years.

Rasmus Lindgren arrives at Ajax on Monday January 6. He was on trial with the Dutch champions in December of 2002. He will begin in the junior side of Danny Blind and will play for both the juniors and Ajax 2 of coach John van ’t Schip.

Rasmus Lindgren was born on November 29 1984. Last year he played nine matches in the Swedish national team under 19.