Tom Soetaers joins KRC Genk

Ajax and KRC Genk have reached agreement about the immediate transfer of Tom Soetaers.

Soetaers signed a four-year contract with Ajax in August of 2003. He made his debut in Ajax 1 on 17 August 2003 in the away match against Vitesse. The 24-year old forward played 21 official matches for Ajax, scoring 4 goals in those matches.

Soetaers played earlier for Roda JC and RSC Anderlecht (Belgium). He made his debut for the Belgian national team on 12 October 2002. He has scored 1 goal in the 7 matches he has played for Belgium. Soetaers also played 37 matches in Belgian youth squads, scoring 12 goals.