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THE ITALIAN LEGEND SPEECH OF OF JONG

The best praises of Andrea Pirlo to the Barcelona Frenkie of Jong

Published:31/05/2019 - 07:23h

Updated:31/05/2019 - 07:23h

Frenkie Of Jong will play in the FC Barcelona during the next seasons. The mediocentro Dutch, up to now pertaining to the staff of the Ajax, has woken up the admiration of a lot of followers in the world of the football, being Andrea Pirlo one of them

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The FC Barcelona knew to move fast to ensure the signing of one of the midfield players with more present and future of the world. We are speaking of Frenkie of Jong, that carries months dazzling in the Ajax and that in January signed with the Barcelona team in return of the payment of 75 fixed millions and 11 variables.

From the technical office culé did a lot that they followed the advances of a player that foresees fundamental to conserve the style of possession forged in Can Barça during decades. His vision, his temper, his technician and his creativity have woken up also the admiration of some of the big legends of the football, like the ex player Andrea Pirlo.

"In this moment, for me, Frenkie of Jong is the best in the position of midfield player", ensured the champion of the world in an interview to the 'Daily mail', that militó during four campaigns in the Juventus of Turín and closed his stage in Europe as 'bianconeri' before putting course to the MLS, where played three years until it took the decision to hang the boots.

Besides, Pirlo considered that the style of Of Jong seems to the his, something totally extraordinary as the Italian is seen like one of the best mediocentros of the history. "Of Jong has the personality, the technician, everything to play in this position", said, adding that "it is the vision. It knows the field and the movement of the others players. He is a very good player".

It is necessary to remember that it is not the first time that Pirlo surrenders to Of Jong, since it had done it previously. "Of Jong is very good. I follow it from it does several years and several times recommended to the Juventus that followed it with more attention. But then it appeared the Barça and was better and faster to carry it", had commented.

Of Jong, technician and polyvalent

Frenkie Of Jong embodies a lot of virtues of which the FC Barcelona will be able to take out benefit. To his big technical shots it is necessary to add also his polivalencia in the centre of the field, being able to play in the position of mediocentro or in the one of interior. Ernesto Valverde will have to look for the role in which more it can contribute.

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