Ajax and André Ooijer have reached an agreement on the renewal of his contract which ran until 30 June 2011. The new commitment runs until 30 June 2012.
Ooijer was born in Amsterdam on 11 July 1974. He was trained at the Ajax Academy, after which he played for FC Volendam, Roda JC, PSV, the English Blackburn Rovers and PSV again. The defender debuted on Ajax’ first team in the league match Ajax – Roda JC (3-0) on 21 August 2010. Until now he has played 15 official matches for Ajax’ first team, in which he has scored once.