Brighton re­cruit Ajax’s Velt­man

The Daily Telegraph - Business - - Sport -

Brighton have landed de­fender Joel Velt­man from Ajax in a sur­prise £900,000 deal. The Dutch in­ter­na­tional, 28, joins for a nom­i­nal fee af­ter com­ing through the youth sys­tem. “I spoke to Ed­win van der Sar, a di­rec­tor at Ajax, and he told me the rhythm of games [in the Premier League] is amaz­ing and very high,” Velt­man said.

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