Ajax and SC Heerenveen have reached agreement about the transfer of Youssouf Hersi. The Ethiopian-born Dutchman has reached an agreement with the Frisian club himself. Hersi will play for Heerenveen from 1 July 2004.
Hersi made his debut for Ajax's first team on 26 November 2000. He played 8 matches in the 2000-2001 season. After that he played on loan for NAC (‘01/’02) and NEC for the past two seasons. The contract between Ajax and Hersi ran to 30 June 2005.
As usual, Ajax do not disclose financial details of the agreement.