The growing buzz about a hypothetical transfer of Frankie de Jong Due to the financial needs of the FC Barcelona to balance their numbers, it has taken so much force that the matter is beginning to be discussed in international soccer forums. The 25-year-old Dutch midfielder has been linked in recent days to Man Utdespecially as a result of the fact that whoever was his coach in the Ajax, Erik Ten Hag was officially confirmed as the future coach of the ‘red devils’ of Old Trafford. One of the ManU legends, River Ferdinand, now a reference in communication in everything that concerns the Premier League, invited through its official communication channels to comment on the convenience of the possible signing of the international ‘oranje’, with a valid contract with Barça until 2026. » Let’s discuss!!» («Let’s discuss!! De Jong linked to Manchester United») proposes that he was one of the best English centre-backs of the 21st century at Old Trafford, also providing a six-minute video in which he speculates on that possible transaction .
Among the options that are discussed as a possible impact exit in the Barça squad, Frenkie de Jong is the most brilliant name, since his market price would be around 70-80 million euros. The midfielder, who is in his third season as a Barcelona player, maintains the dream of continuing and succeeding at the Camp Nou, although the fact that he comes out in the transfer pools, of course, is not something to rest easy on.
Manchester Evening points to contacts with the Barca’s agent
The English press insists this Friday on the name of Frenkie de Jong as Manchester United’s target. manchester evening
pointed out that the football director of the ManU, John Murtoughattended the victory of Tottenham 3-0 over him Arsenal at the same time that it is accelerating the reinforcement operation in a busy summer that is approaching. The same source claimed that Murtough met with Ten Hag in Amsterdam. At the same time, he suggested that Ten Hag had approached De Jong’s agent, ali dursonto assess whether De Jong would be willing to join United.
Among Manchester United’s plans would be, De Jong apart, the arrival of another midfielder, at least one forward and one central defender, in addition to the possible incorporation of a full-back and a goalkeeper.