Tottenham target Erik ten Hag signs new Ajax deal 
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Tottenham target Erik ten Hag signs new Ajax deal 

Ajax boss Erik ten Hag has agreed to sign a contract extension which previously ran until the summer of 2022. 

Erik ten has an agreement with Ajax that will take effect on July 1st, 2020, and will expire on June 30th, 2023. 

"Ajax has reached an agreement with Erik ten Hag for the extension of his contract which previously ran until June 30, 2022. The new agreement will take effect on July 1, 2021, and will run until June 30, 2023," a statement from the club read. 

Ten Hag said on the club’s official website, "I know who I am working with, I know what the ideas are, I know what goals we have. I’m happy here."

"I’m busy with where I am at, that’s at Ajax, that’s where my head and heart are at. You know what it is like with outside of football rumour…it tells you that we’re doing good work at Ajax.

"I don’t want to rule out that that could have happened, but I know what I have here."

Ajax are currently 12 points clear at the top of the Eredivisie and can win the title – the 35th in their history – with a point against FC Emmen on Saturday.