MIDDLESBROUGH have completed their first signing of transfer-deadline day with the arrival of winger Yanic Wildschut from Dutch side Heerenveen.

Wildschut, who has signed a two-year deal on Teesside with the option of a further year, moves for a fee which is understood to be around €800,000.

The 22-year-old, who is a former Holland Under-21 international, is a product of the prestigious Ajax academy, although he left the Amsterdam club at the age of 18.

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He has subsequently made more than 100 appearances in the Dutch Eredivisie for FC Zwolle, VVV-Venlo, Den Haag and Heerenveen.