Confirmed: Newcastle complete singing of Ajax midfielder Siem De Jong
Newcastle have confirmed the signing of Ajax midfielder Siem de Jong on a six-year deal for an undisclosed fee. The attacking midfielder, who can also play as a striker, is the first permanent signing for Alan Pardew’s squad for 18 months. The last permanent first-team arrivals at the club came in January 2013, when Pardew [...]The post Confirmed: Newcastle complete singing of Ajax midfielder Siem De Jong appeared first on Squawka News.
On the fifth of May – Dutch Liberty Day – Ajax claimed their third consecutive Eredivisie title under Frank de Boer. The whole of Amsterdam heaved a sigh of relief. It hadn’t been an easy season: The Amsterdamsche Football Club’s title ambitions only properly started to take shape at the … Continue reading →
Siem de Jong – Captain of Ajax but a bargain signing in waiting
Going into this 2012/13 season’s UEFA Champions League, I doubt AFC Ajax were given much of a chance to do well by most Football fans, if any at all. To be frank, my humble self didn’t give them much of a chance either. With hindsight, looking back at Ajax’s results … Continue reading →