Ajax and Vitesse have reached an agreement concerning the transfer of Jan-Arie van der Heijden. The transfer to the Arnhem team is effective immediately. The player has been loaned out to Willem II for the last two seasons and was under contract with Ajax until June 30, 2013.
Van der Heijden, born on March 3, 1988, in Amsterdam, comes from Ajax’s youth development program. He made his competition debut on November 4, 2007, in the Ajax-Roda JC match (4-2).
The midfielder has played 2 official matches with Ajax’s first team, and did not score.