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Frenkie De Jong explains Xavi's methods of advising players

Published:3/12/2023 - 00:31h

Updated:3/12/2023 - 00:31h

Frenkie De Jong's contribution to Barcelona's midfield is essential, highlighting why he has been so missed. After two months out, the Dutchman has returned 'at full strength' and thanks to an interview with Ziggo Sport, we can learn more details about his return and his opinion about Xavi

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Frenkie Of Jong returned to the action in the party of league against the Ray Vallecano, a news stood out for Xavi when recovering to a fundamental piece in the diagram of the team after surpassing an injury that kept it offside during two months. In an interview with Ziggo Sport, the international Dutch of 26 years shared his reflections on his return to the fields and on the role of Hernández in the team, standing out that the one of Terrassa is an excellent trainer 'tactical'.

The Dutch recognised that "Xavi also occupied the position of midfield player, by what can signal some details to help you. Always it offers valuable councils when analysing the images". The true is that have to one of the best mediocentros of the history like trainer, undoubtedly contributes profits, and Of Jong stands out the capacity of his 'míster' to offer excellent councils to the players of the centre of the field.

Frenkie Expects with win the reunion with Memphis Depay

On the other hand, when treating of a half Dutch, also there was space to ask after the imminent duel between Barça and Athletic of Madrid, where Of Jong will see again the faces with Memphis Depay, after his precipitated exit of the club in January. The 'tulip' ensured that: "Always we get along, but when he came to play here happen long together", reaffirming the good relation with the ex player of the Barça.

"It was a moment very pleasant; our friendship really has grown. The contact always is good; we call us regularly", it confirmed. Up to now, both have shared terrain of game so much in Can Barça as in the Dutch selection, but never have confronted like opponents. For the todocampista, the party of this weekend "is important, since the Athletic is in a good moment". "Have a lot of players talentosos, so it will be a difficult party for us", concluded.

In any case, the clash against the team colchonero promise to be a show and the technician blaugrana shows loved to explain again with the Dutch in the room of machines. The reality is that, from the beginning, the midfield player has been a fundamental pillar in the project of Xavi, the one who struggled to retain his services even does two summers, when the difficult economic situation suggested the unavoidable possibility of his traspaso. Now, after almost go out of the club and have gone through a long injury, the '21' culé goes back stronger that never, with a historical like Hernández like mentor and referent.

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