Ajax has signed Reda Boultam. In the presence of Marc Overmars and head of youth academy Wim Jonk, the 17 year-old midfielder signed a contract that is effective per July 1, 2015, for three years until June 30, 2018. This is the youth player’s first contract.
“This is a very important and great moment for me. I’m very happy that Ajax has so much confidence in me. I’ve worked hard for this”, says Boultam.
Boultam has been playing with Ajax’s youth academy since 2013, and distinguished himself rapidly. Last season, the young midfielder was the captain of Ajax ‘s under 17 team. This season, Boultam is in the under 19 team.
Wim Jonk: “In his short period of time at Ajax, Boultam has distinguished himself. He has a certain quality of play that is very compelling and that we want our midfielders to have.”