FC Barcelona and Ajax have achieved an understanding for the exchange of midfielder Frenkie de Jong, will’s identity joining the Catalan club from 1 July 2019.
The expense of the exchange activity is 75 million euros, in addition to a further 11 million in factors. The player will sign a contract for the following five seasons, through to 2023/24.
Conceived on 5 May 1997 in Arkel (Netherlands), Frenkie de Jong is one of the Europe’s most encouraging midfield gifts. At only 21 years old, he is joining FC Barcelona in the wake of substantiating himself as a polyvalent player with a magnificent perusing of the match and capacity to give the executioner pass.
The Dutchman began in the Willem II foundation, yet after only one year in Tiburg he grabbed the attention of Ajax, who marked him to the club in 2015. In any case, he was advanced again from Amsterdam to his previous group to guarantee he sufficiently motivated playing time to completely create as a player. De Jong at that point came back to Ajax to lead its hold group, Jong Ajax, in the Jupiler League.
A year on from that point, he began getting his first call-ups for first group obligation, and showed up for the last minutes of the Europa League last against Manchester United in 2017. From that point, he proceeded to end up a standard starter, and in the long run a fundamental piece of the Ajax machine.
Right footed and solid in the one-on-one, Frenkie de Jong can play either as a defender or attacking midfielder. His superb vision and normal capacity to locate the correct pass mean he is the ideal decision as a focal playmaker.