Ajax Youngster Carel Eiting has signed his first professional contract with the club. The contract will come into effect from this summer and is for the duration of three years.

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eiting ajaThe 17 year old midfielder has been at the Lancers’ academy since 2007, and has been impressing this season for the U19 side, whilst also helping Netherlands U17’s qualify for this months European Championships.

This is what Eiting had to say to the club’s official website, “I’m very happy and see this as a big reward.

“This is a very good and special season, but hopefully there will still be some great moments. This weekend I’m playing in the championship match against PSV and I’m going to Bulgaria this summer for the under 17s European Championships.”

The head of youth development Wim Jonk had this to add,“Eiting is a controlling midfielder who has great insight. He has a very professional disposition and, on field, he’s very able to bring things together. Carel is a player with a lot of potential. I’m pleased that he’s gotten this contract, it’s a good step to even more.”

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