Membership America confirmed earlier this week that Jorge Sanchez will quickly be making the transfer to Eredivisie giants Ajax after reaching an settlement.
The defender arrived in Amsterdam on Sunday, and is about to endure medicals to finish the approaching switch.
“Membership America informs that it has reached an settlement for the definitive switch of the participant Jorge Sanchez with Ajax Amsterdam. The soccer participant travels to the Netherlands at the moment to hold out the corresponding bodily exams. Subsequently, the signing of the contract between each golf equipment will happen,” the membership stated in an announcement.
Earlier than his departure, Sanchez revealed his pleasure over the switch and the impression it could have on his time on the World Cup.
“There’s a whole lot of happiness, a whole lot of motivation, however a whole lot of duty too, going to Ajax is a novel alternative, a golden alternative to do issues nicely, sure or sure, to succeed in the World Cup on the high and win a spot,” he stated.
Sanchez additionally thanked his teammates on the 2020 Olympic crew, who he received the Bronze medal with, crediting them and Membership America for propelling his transfer overseas.
”These of us who went to the Olympics have stated it, that in that group there have been many gamers who had the flexibility to go to Europe and now, thank God, little by little the doorways have been opened to extra Mexicans and we hope to God that the golf equipment will at all times help us as America supported me now. They help us as a result of the extra Mexicans there are, the extra we assist the crew due to the extent there’s,” he concluded.
Sanchez will now be a part of a well-recognized face at Ajax as he reunites with El Tri teammate Edson Alvarez, who arrived on the Dutch facet in 2019 from Membership America. The defender additionally stands as the newest Mexican to affix the Eredivisie, coming in after Santiago Gimenez finalized a four-year contract with Feyenoord from Cruz Azul earlier this week.
The Eredivisie is shortly changing into a hotspot for Mexican figures, as Erick Gutierrez, Edson Alvarez, Santiago Gimenez and Jorge Sanchez take over the league’s high three groups.
Prior to now, Hirving Lozano, Andres Guardado and Carlos Salcido have additionally thrived with dutch sides.