FC Twente have announced the signing of Youri Regeer from AFC Ajax. At just 19 years old, Youri Regeer had a contract with the Godenzonen until the end of the 2024/25 season.
The Tukkers paid Ajax €900,000 to have Youri Regeer. At FC Twente, the expectation is that he will be able to reinforce the defensive system. Youri Regeer has signed with Enschedese until the end of the 2026/27 season.
Youri Regeer has been playing in the AFC Ajax youth team since 2017. He was active in the youth divisions of ADO Den Haag. On 15 December 2021, he made his debut for the Ajax first team in a Dutch Cup match. For the main team of Amsterdam, he played eight matches and scored only one goal.
At Jong Ajax, Youri Regeer held more prestige. There were 91 games with six goals scored and eighteen assists.
Youri Regeer ➦ FC Twente.
Succes in Enschede, Youri 🤝
— AFC Ajax (@AFCAjax) June 9, 2023
🔴 𝐘𝐨𝐮𝐫𝐢, 𝐰𝐞𝐥𝐤𝐨𝐦 𝐛𝐢𝐣 𝐅𝐂 𝐓𝐰𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐞!🤝
— FC Twente (@fctwente) June 9, 2023
“I am very happy and proud for this great step in my career. I hope to grow even more within this wonderful club. I can’t wait to start the new season and make a lot of progress on a personal level and together with the team. See you soon at De Grolsch Veste” said Youri Regeer.
“We are happy that we were able to bring Youri Regeer to FC Twente for a long time. Youri Regeer is a great talent and a very complete and multifunctional player. Youri Regeer has been playing at a good level for several years and is ready to take a new step” said Jan Streuer.