Ajax diecrtor of football Marc Overmars will try and get Toby Alderweireld to sign a longer contract with Ajax.
Ajax have sold a lot of key players in the summer and Overmars want to ensure that key players remain at the club for coach Frank de Boer and not all players will leave.
Overmars is positive that he knows how to keep the defender at the club. “One advantage is that we as former players at Ajax know how the footballing world works and what its like to have other clubs around the world interested in you.. We know how the game is played,” said the former winger to the newspaper. ”
“Toby has a major role to play at the club being vice captain at the club and being a senior player. Before my arrival, he had an offer to extend his contract and it was ignored. For him there is regular interest from England. So soon we will seat down and talk to him.”