Ajax has signed Brian Brobbey (Amsterdam, February 1, 2002). On Thursday afternoon, the 16 year-old striker signed a contract which takes effect on July 1, 2018, and will be valid until June 30, 2021. It’s the player’s first contract.
Brobbey has been playing in Ajax’s academy since 2010. The youth international played with both the Ajax U17s and U19s. With 34 goals, he was the top scorer of the Ajax youth teams.
In addition, Brobbey earned the European Championship with the Dutch U17s. The powerful forward was joint top scorer of the tournament, with 3 goals.