Ajax join race for Roda midfielder

Voetbal International reports that Ajax have joined Feyenoord in the race to sign the highly-rated midfielder.

Ajax coach Martin Jol is keen to strengthen his midfield in the January transfer window.

Janssen has already made almost 200 league appearances for Roda, despite being only 24-years-old.

Janssen’s contract with Roda is set to expire in the summer of 2011.