Ajax sign Iceland striker

July 4, 2011

The 21-year-old has signed a four-year contract at the Amsterdam ArenA, having impressed by scoring 18 goals in 43 appearances last season - his first as a professional. It is reported Ajax paid around four million euros to AZ. "I'm proud to have signed a contract with Ajax," Sigthorsson, who will wear the number nine shirt for the Eredivisie champions, told the Ajax website. "That's a great number for me. Many great players have worn that number. "I'm hoping to become a better player here. I hope I can do great things for the club, win titles, and I want to score more goals than last year."