‘Sanchez was fantastic for us,’ Ajax’s Onana praises Tottenham's Sanchez

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The Cameroon international lauded the performances of the defender for the Sons of the gods before joining Spurs for a club record deal

Ajax goalkeeper Andre Onana heaped praises on Tottenham new-signing, Davinson Sanchez for his great contributions to the Eredivisie club last campaign.

The Colombian international completed a club record move of an initial €40 million to the join the Mauricio Pochettino’s after just one season in the Dutch topflight league.

Onana applauded the 21-year-old as one of the outstanding centre-backs in the Eredivisie last campaign and backed his decision to continue his career in England.

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"I found him one of the best defenders last season. He was fantastic for us,” Onana told Ajax TV.

"He helped me a lot, we often kept nil with him.

"Sometimes you have to consider yourself too. It was a good time for him to go. I understand it's football. Every year you have new friends."

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