0 users online

Fulham linked to Dutch star

last updated Friday 11th November 2005, 11:07 AM
Fulham target Steven Pienaar
Stipe Pletikosa
Position Midfielder
DOB 17/3/1982
P.O.B. Johannesburg
Height 5'9"
Club Ajax

Fulham boss Chris Coleman is understood to have joined the chase for in-demand Ajax midfielder Steven Pienaar.

The South Africa international looks set to leave the Dutch side in a cut-price deal after refusing to extend his current contractl beyond the end of the season.

The 23-year-old is being trailed by clubs throughout Europe, including Liverpool, Celtic and Arsenal.

Manchester City are also in the running to sign Pienaar after failing with a summer move for the versatile midfielder.

The player is said to favour a move to England as he is keen to test himself in the Premiership after becoming disillusioned with life at the Amsterdam ArenA.

Ajax have made a very disappointing start to the current campaign and are currently 13 points behind leaders PSV Eindhoven after just 11 games of the Dutch League programme.

Source 4thegame

Share this article

 

Views

1335

Comments

Article Tags

Since 1998
"It's been updated!"
 

Valid XHTML 1.0 Transitional Valid CSS!