Ajax has reached an agreement with Florian Grillitsch. The defensive midfielder was under contract until 1 July 2022 with TSG Hoffenheim, which plays in the German Bundesliga.
Grillitsch comes to Ajax as a free transfer. He signed a contract for one season in Amsterdam, until 30 June 2023. The agreement includes an option for Ajax for two years.
Grillitsch was born on 7 August 1995 in Neunkirchen, Austria. During the 2019/2020 season, he played at Hoffenheim under the current head coach of Ajax, Alfred Schreuder.
Before the Austrian international moved to Hoffenheim in 2017, he played for Werder Bremen.