Ajax and Jairo Riedewald have reached an agreement for the extension of his contract, which had been effective until June 30, 2016. The new, improved contract is retroactively effective per July 1, 2014, and will be effective until June 30m 2018.
Riedewald was born on September 9, 1996, in Hoofddorp. The left-footed defender has been playing in Ajax’s youth academy since 2007. He made his debut in the first team on December 19, 2013, in the Ijsselmeervogels – Ajax (0-3) cup match. Riedewald has played in seven official matches to date in Ajax’s first team, scoring two goals.