Manchester United are reportedly engaged on a deal to signal FC Barcelona midfielder Frenkie De Jong.
As per Laurie Whitwell (The Athletic), the membership are eager on bringing the Dutchman to Old Trafford.
De Jong has beforehand labored with Ten Hag, and was an integral a part of his well-known 2018-19 Ajax crew.
United are stated to be trying to signal gamers along with Ten Hag’s philosophy and magnificence of play.
We beforehand reported the breaking information a few days in the past, when Gerard Romero acknowledged that United have been near finishing this switch.
Since then, there have been conflicting stories on whether or not Xavi could be keen to let his star man go away.
The Barcelona supervisor acknowledged: “I have said many times that Frenkie is very important. He’s key player.”
“Then there is also the financial situation of the club and it has to be decided.”
“I’m not talking about Frenkie, in general.”
Barça supervisor Xavi on Manchester United and Frenkie de Jong: “I have said many times that Frenkie is very important. He’s key player”. 🚨 #FCB
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Barcelona are stated to be concerned about signing Robert Lewandowski from Bayern Munich.
According to Miquel Blazquez, the Catalan membership wish to unencumber funds by promoting one among their prime property – De Jong.
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Xavi is blessed with a core of younger midfielders like Pedri and Gavi to construct his squad round.
United have to reap the benefits of this example and get De Jong signed up as quickly as doable.