All Whites midfielder Ryan Thomas signs with Dutch giants PSV Eindhoven

All Whites midfielder Ryan Thomas has signed a four-year deal with Dutch football champions PSV Eindhoven.

The 23-year-old previously played five years for PEC Zwolle, playing 143 matches for the Dutch club.

Signing with PSV Eindhoven means Thomas has the chance to play in the Champions League.

All Whites' Ryan Thomas with Shane Smeltz and Clayton Lewis celebrate a goal during the New Zealand All Whites match against Fiji during the FIFA Football World Cup Qualification, OFC Final Group Stage. Westpac Stadium, Wellington, New Zealand. 28 March 2017. Copyright Image: Marty Melville
All Whites' Ryan Thomas with Shane Smeltz and Clayton Lewis celebrate a goal during the New Zealand All Whites match against Fiji during the FIFA Football World Cup Qualification at Westpac Stadium in Wellington. Source: Photosport

Thomas told PSV's website that making the move was important for his growth.

"I think it's time to take the next step in my development," Thomas told PSV's website.

"I learned a lot at Zwolle. The fact that I can now show what I have in store at a top club like PSV is fantastic."


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