Ajax and Willem II have reached an agreement for the immediate transfer of Damil Dankerlui to the Tilburg club. The defender had still be under contract with Ajax until June 30, 2018.
Damil Dankerlui was born on August 24, 1996, in Amsterdam, and has been playing in Ajax’s youth academy since 2011. The defender made his professional football debut on October 21, 2013, in the VVV Venlo - Ajax Reserves Jupiler League game, which Ajax lost, 5-1.
Jupiler League and Under 19
Dankerlui has played in 82 duels in the Jupiler League and has scored 2 goals. Last season, the Ajax Reserves ended the season in second place. As an Under 19s player, Dankerlui celebrated 3 championships. The youth academy’s flagship team, with the Amsterdam native on board, won the national championship in 2014, 2015 and 2016.