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De Jong isn't completely proud: "My best match in Barça is for arriving"
Published:7/04/2020 - 08:26h
Updated:7/04/2020 - 08:26h
Frenkie de Jong has conceded an interview to the FC Barcelona in which has revealed some curiosities and has explained how is being his plan of confinement in Holland
When fichó by the FC Barcelona, sure that Frenkie of Jong did not think that would have so much incidence in his first season with the Barcelona T-shirt, having played almost all the possible minutes and being already an indisputable pillar in the centre of the field. The Dutch player feels happy in Barcelona and, although it is happy with his performance, thinks that his best split still are for arriving.
In the last hours has conceded an interview to the official means of the club from Holland, where finds confined beside his couple in his domicile, and has revealed so much his current routines like his wishes of face to the future in the FC Barcelona, going through some curiosities. Of Jong affirms to be "satisfied, but no totally" in the Barça, where says that it can do "it better".
"I miss the routine, my mates, enjoy with them and is hard, but touches to expect"
"I am playing a lot and I am happy is my first year in a big team and some parties have been better and others, worse", ensures. And it explains that it could fly to just Holland before it decreed the state of alarm in Spain owing to the coronavirus. "I was me just when they cancelled the trainings. In my country the things are a bit better that in Spain, since you can go out while you do not gather to more than three people".
His daily routines are simple in the actuality, when combining familiar life with physical work. "Desayunar, take out the dog to stroll, run by the strip and afterwards do exercises of weigh. Later I see series, game with the dog and things of this type", signals, puntualizando that tries not winning weight and that follows to the letter the indications of the club. "From the club send us a program with the exercises, each day indicate us what have to do. I do not follow a concrete diet, but to the not training with the team, as less".
"The time is very good, there is good restaurants, beaches... I am very happy in Barcelona"
The Dutch midfield player has win that all go back to the normality for enfundarse again the T-shirt of the FC Barcelona. "I miss the routine, my mates, enjoy with them and is hard, but it is necessary to be in your house and expect. There is not another option. It is necessary to have patience and train", says. And it affirms to feel very to taste in Barcelona. "The time is very good, there is good restaurants, beaches... I am very happy in Barcelona".
It has had to interrupt temporarily his classes of Spanish, although from the club ensure that his level already is remarkable. Of face to the public, for the moment, prefers to communicate in English when seeing more fluent. Finally, Frenkie of Jong has subjected to a small questionnaire in which it has gone answering to some curiosities and anecdotes of his career and of the changing room culé. To continuation detail some of the questions and his answers:
Questionnaire of the Barça to Frenkie of Jong
- Which mate is the one who these days does more activities? "Braithwaite. It makes a lot of exercises, is like a trainer of gymnasium".
- Who is learnt more skills? "I hammered always it is doing things, perhaps will be he".
- Who of his mates could write a book? "Ter Stegen".
- Who of his mates would not cut the peel or the beard? "Antoine Griezmann".
- His best party in the Barça? "It is for arriving, but would remain me with the ones of the Inter or Dortmund home".
- Which player has hit him more? "Ansu Has surprised me by his youth and quality".
- A book that would read? "One on my ex mate in the Ajax, Nouri".
- Special party that have played? "Against the Real Madrid in the Champions League".
- T-shirts that saves home? "One of Holland against England, in the semfiinal of the UEFA Nations League, although we lost the final. Also I have here another Mandzukic, of a party against the Juventus".