Ajax has reached an agreement with Derk Boerrigter for his transfer to Amsterdam. The winger comes from RKC Waalwijk and has signed a contract which runs from July 1, 2011 until June 30, 2014, for a total of three seasons.
Boerrigter was born on October 16, 1986, in Oldenzaal. He has previously played for Ajax. The player came to Ajax from FC Twente’s youth development program in 2005, after which he played at FC Zwolle and RKC Waalwijk. Last season, he played a significant role in RKC Waalwijk’s championship and subsequent promotion to the Eredivisie by scoring 18 goals in 31 competition matches.