Ajax sign Steau star defender Ogararu

May 23, 2006

AMSTERDAM, May 23 (Reuters) - Romania's George Ogararu has agreed a four-year deal with Ajax Amsterdam.

The 26-year-old Steaua Bucharest defender will join the Amsterdam side on July 1, Ajax reported on their website.

Ogararu is Ajax's third new signing after AZ Alkmaar forward Kenneth Perez and AC Milan defender Jaap Stam.