Ajax and Simon Tahamata have reached agreement about a contract for two years. Tahamata will be added to the coaching staff of the youth development program of Ajax per 1 July 2004. As usual, Ajax do not disclose financial details of the agreement.
Simon Tahamata is currently co-ordinator of youth development at Germinal Beerschot Antwerpen, the Belgian club with which Ajax have a technical partnership.
Tahamata played for Ajax from 1976 to 1980. He played 149 matches for Ajax.