Ajax has reached a private settlement on a multi-year contract with Sébastien Haller The Telegraph in WE Thursday. The Amsterdammers see the 26-year-old Frenchman of West Ham United as the answer to the present striker downside.
Haller made an impression at FC Utrecht
Ajax’s curiosity in Haller was reported by Wednesday night The staff and Thursday morning additionally by the Dutch media. Based on the French sports activities newspaper, West Ham United is asking 25 million euros for the previous FC Utrecht participant, who remains to be beneath contract with the Premier League membership till mid-2024.
It isn’t clear whether or not Ajax is prepared to place such an quantity on the desk. The staff from Amsterdam, who, like all different golf equipment, have been financially affected by the corona disaster, have by no means spent a lot cash for a participant. Based on The Telegraph Ajax is varied choices to satisfy the switch price, together with a rental interval with a compulsory choice to buy.
The chief within the Eredivisie has had some issues this season with regards to the striker place. Lassina Traoré has been injured for the reason that starting of December and moreover, coach Erik ten Hag solely has veteran Klaas-Jan Huntelaar and eighteen-year-old Brian Brobbey behind as pure strikers, as a result of Danilo has been rented out to FC Twente.
In the meanwhile, Huntelaar and Brobbey are additionally injured, so there’s a good likelihood that Ten Hag must begin at house in opposition to PSV on Sunday (16.45) with Dusan Tadic or Zakaria Labyad within the level of the assault. If Haller’s switch comes round rapidly, the striker may probably take part within the high match.
Haller has a historical past within the Eredivisie, as he was beneath contract with FC Utrecht between January 2015 and the summer time of 2017. At the moment Ajax coach Ten Hag was nonetheless coach of the Domstedelingen.
FC Utrecht first took him over on a rental foundation after which definitively from Auxerre in France. In 98 official matches for FC Utrecht, the striker scored 51 instances and gave sixteen assists.
In the summertime of 2017, Haller made the change to Eintracht Frankfurt and after two seasons within the Bundesliga, he was taken to the Premier League by West Ham United for round 50 million euros – a membership document – in 2019.
The 2-time Ivory Coast worldwide has a primary place at ‘The Hammers’ and has scored seven instances in nineteen official matches this season. That is as many targets as final season, when Haller performed 34 official video games.
View this system, the outcomes and the place within the Eredivisie