Ajax secure Ziyech with new contract after Bayern interest

first_imgHakim Ziyech has extended his stay with AjaxAccording to Goal.com there had been interest in Ziyech from Bayern Munich this summer.The Bavarian giants are searching for Ribery and Robben replacements.The Dutch Champions feared losing another of their stars.They have already lost Frenkie De Jong and Matthijs de Ligt. Who joined Barcelona and Juventus respectively.Plus there is registered interest from Real Madrid in Donny van de Beek.They could not afford to lose another prized asset.The Morocco international has agreed to an additional year on his current dealThis new deal keeps him at he club until the 2021/22 seasonLast season was Ziyech best season for Ajax.The 26-year-old scored 16 goals and added 13 assists in the league alone.He had three more goals and three more assists in a Champions League run that took them to the semi-finals.RB Leipzig, Bayern Munich, Robert LewadowskiMatch Preview: RB Leipzig vs Bayern Munich Boro Tanchev – September 14, 2019 RB Leipzig will have the chance to prove their title-winning capabilities when they host Bayern Munich today at 18:30 (CET).He has a total of 40 goals in 133 appearances for the Amsterdam team. While at previous club FC Twente, he had 34 goals in 76 games.His scoring record is quite impressive from the right-wing.While Liverpool, Arsenal, and Sevilla enquired about the Morrocan, Bayern were firm favorites if a move was to happen.He has returned from the African Cup of Nations to already play a key role in the start of Ajax’s season opener.He has an assist on the first league game and a goal in a Champions League qualifier.AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS – MAY 12: Hakim Ziyech of Ajax in action during the Dutch Eredivisie match between Ajax and Utrecht at Johan Cruyff Arena on May 12, 2019 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)last_img read more