Matthijs de Ligt in a match with Juventus


De Ligt: "When they say that Raiola forced me to play in a team, I laught"

Published:21/07/2019 - 18:41h

Updated:21/07/2019 - 19:26h

Matthijs de Ligt speaks like a Juventus player and does it with forcefulness. The 'orange' player answered to the people who criticise him for follows Mino Raiola's opinion

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Matthijs De Ligt has been one of the big protagonists of this market of signings of summer. The future of the central Dutch has been related with many of the best teams of Europe, but has been finally the Juventus of Turín the one who has finished carrying the cat to the water and has achieved to incorporate it to his rows. The defender already is one more in the Juve and even has debuted this same Sunday in a friendly party.

The ex captain 'ajacied', in addition to playing his first minutes like bianconero, also has spoken on why decided to play in Turín. Of Ligt has not bitten the tongue and has been very sincere in all what has said. The international 'orange' even has loaded against which left to fall that it had chosen to play in the 'Vecchia Signora' because Mino Raiola, his agent, had wanted to it like this.

"When the people says that Mino Raiola forces me to go to a club or to another, laugh me", commented the Dutch in an interview to the newspaper Telegraaf. It is necessary to remember that it was the Italian representative the one who negotiated with the FC Barcelona and the one who decided to ask him more money to the culés. The agent of Of Ligt has finished carrying by his traspaso to the Juve some 11 million euros of premium, a very upper quantity to which had carried if the footballer had chosen to play in the Camp Nou.

The ex of the Ajax wanted to leave very clear that he only devoted to look the purely sportive subject and that the economic subjects left them to him to Raiola. "I looked only the sportive subject. And I left that Mino Raiola commissioned to negotiate the wage", confirmed Of Ligt. The footballer also commented that it decanted by the Series To and by the Juve because in Italy the defences always have enjoyed of a greater prestige that in other leagues of Europe.

De Ligt, the central of the future

With Matthijs of Ligt, the Juve has fichado to the that probably finish being the best head office of Europe. The Dutch has conditions and spare character as to arrive so far as it propose and has it show along the last season. It has confronted to the best forwards of the Champions League and always attained to keep the type and surpass the examination with good note.

In the 'Vecchia Signora' will share position with two of the best head offices of the last decade in Europe. Chiellini And Bonucci carry years forming a couple of luxury in the Juve (except the year that happened Bonucci in Milan) and Of Ligt will arrive to reinforce it and play with line of three defenders or to relieve to one of them in the eleven. The Dutch seems that it could be the man that feels to the mythical captain juventino once and for all.

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