Blind new Head of Youth Development

Ajax legend Danny Blind will be the club's new Head of Youth Development. In February he will replace current Director of Youth Development Kees Zwamborn, who has accepted the same job with English Premier League side Sunderland.

Danny Blind is now the coach of the Ajax juniors. The former defender will keep that position when he starts as Ajax's Head of Youth Development. Blind has extended his contract with Ajax to 2006.