Ajax and FC Groningen have reached an agreement for the transfer of Danny Hoesen. The transfer will take effect on July 1, 2014. The forward had been under contract with Ajax until June 30, 2015.
Hoesen was born on January 15, 1991, in Heerlen. The forward made his debut with the first team on October 3, 2012, in the UEFA Champions League Ajax – Rea Madrid (1-4) match. He played a total of 44 official matches in Ajax’s first team, and scored thirteen goals.
The Limburg native won the championship with Ajax in 2013, as well as the Johan Cruijff Trophy in the same year. He also contributed to the national title win of 2014. As of the winter break of the 2013-2014 season, he has been loaned out for six months to the Greek club PAOK Saloniki.