Middlesbrough wrap up £5m deal for Ajax winger

Date published: Saturday 28th May 2016 11:19 - James Marshment

Viktor Fischer: Winging his way to Middlesbrough

Middlesbrough have agreed a deal with Ajax to sign Denmark winger Viktor Fischer – with the move set to go through when the transfer window officially re-opens.

Boro, promoted back to the Premier League this season, will pay the Dutch club an undisclosed fee for Fischer – who will sign a three-year contract.

It was reported earlier in the week that the fee for the Danish star will be £5million.

The 21-year-old is Boro’s first signing of the summer and the move will officially go through when the international transfer window reopens on June 9.

Fischer, who has eight caps for Denmark, has over 100 senior appearances to his name since joining Ajax in the summer of 2012.

He scored 11 goals in 39 games for the Amsterdam club last season, including one against Celtic in the Europa League.

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