Frenkie de Jong, during a preseason game

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Frenkie de Jong knows that Barça is going for everything: "The culé can be optimistic"

Published:2/08/2021 - 09:04h

Updated:2/08/2021 - 12:10h

Barça has been renewed and it is a reason to maintain the illusion regarding new titles, something that is clear in the culé dressing room and De Jong has revealed it like this

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The season 2021-2022 is about to to begin and the FC Barcelona has had a perfect preparation of face to the debut in LaLiga, the next 15 August in front of the Real Sociedad. The ones of Ronald Koeman have renewed and the staff has gone back to be competitive, by what is the illusion to tope in these moments: something that recognise in the changing room and that Frenkie of Jong has 'taken out' to the light recently during an interview offered to the newspaper 'SPORT'.

The Dutch midfield player will begin his third course defending the elastic Barcelona and keeps the illusion to tope. Regarding the changes that has lived since it arrived to the City Condal, in the summer of 2019, aimed that "it is difficult to say in what have improved, but think that have grown enough like person and like footballer also. And I want to keep growing".

"Next year we will have opportunities to struggle and win important titles"

In this new season, Frenkie considers that the Barça will have opportunity of 'reinvindicarse' and win the titles that have been missing in the two previous years. "I think that for this season have improved the staff, go growing like team, is the second year of the míster also and usually go improving when it is the second year. I think that next year we will have opportunities to struggle and win important titles", confessed.

It remembered, besides, the title of the Glass of the King that did to grow -and believe- to the team, now in the Barça "the environment is very well now. There is a lot of quality, the youngsters have talent and the staff is very strong this year. We go to struggle by everything", adding that there is staff to struggle by all the titles to the end. For this, will be key the mix between youth and experience, because "have people with a lot of experience and a lot of quality and to young players with a lot of talent and win to show it".

Ilusionado With Koeman

Of Jong has elogiado to his compatriot and trainer, Ronald Koeman, the one who will begin his second season to the control of the Barcelona team. In the past course was very discussed, but now has new 'tools' so that his approach was effective and to the midfield player work under the orders of the 'Hero of Wembley' generates him a lot of illusion.

"My relation with the míster is very good, know him from the selection of Holland and asks me that it take responsibilities and that go improving every year. And at all more", aseveró, adding that it was a relief that Koeman remained . "I am very happy with this, yes".

Wink to the 'new' and to the youngest

The true is that the position of Of Jong with the 'new Barça' is of pure optimism. "Always it is necessary to be optimistic. The culé can be optimistic", has said, and this is due to that the club is renewing and improving with the incorporations and confidence in the youngest. A case is the one of Memphis Depay, the one who has adapted quickly to the team: "it Is a player with a lot of quality, can give us a lot because has dribbling, goal, can give assistances, works for the team. I think that improvement the staff".

"Memphis Is well in the group, the group is well with him and is integrating well"

His adaptation, in any case, is due to that it is a grandísimo player that already is showing his level: "Memphis is well in the group, the group is well with him and is integrating well. Besides it is easier when you play well and this helps a lot", kidding besides with the pipes in the trainings: "it Can happen, no to any one, but to a lot of players sometimes. It was a bit bad luck", underlined.

Of the more youngsters in the staff, that are being key in the pre-season culé, has said that knows to Nico from does a time because "I have seen him play a pair of parties with the B, but is truth that all the youngsters have a lot of quality". Finally, of 'Gavi' has said that "when have quality can play in all the teams. Of course that with the age go improving, go growing, but have a lot of quality and see them already playing in the first team", sentenced.

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