A YEAR SINCE HE SAID 'YES' TO BARÇA
The detail of De Jong about the styles of Valverde and Setién in Barça
Published:23/01/2020 - 21:49h
Updated:23/01/2020 - 21:49h
On January 23, Frenkie de Jong made a year since his signing for Barça and attended a promotional event in which he answered some questions. The dutch had a detail about the styles of Ernesto Valverde and Quique Setién
Frenkie Of Jong was this Thursday of congratulations, since on 23 January fulfilled a year of his signing by the FC Barcelona. The footballer of Arkel finished the campaign in the Ajax but with his future in the Camp Nou ensured, and in the summer 2019 gave a jump of the that anybody arrepiente. To day of today is one of the best midfield players of the world, and the best is that to his 22 years has a future ilusionante.
The Dutch was one of the protagonists of the day, because it participated in a promotional act of the new T-shirt of warming. The ex of the Ajax attended to the Barça Store of Canaletas, and after fulfilling with his commercial obligations answered to some questions on his personal impressions and on the collective aims of the season. The prudence accompanied at all times to his speech.
It is thus that did not happen unobserved a gesture that the youngster had with his already ex trainer, Ernesto Valverde that paid the dishes broken after the Supercopa of Spain. When it was questioned why asks him the new technician, Quique Setién, his reply avoided any possible controversial: "Setién does not ask me at all in concrete. The idea that has is the same of Valverde because it is the idea of the Barcelona, the style of possession".
"The only that change are the small details, but his intention is to have the balloon", revealed, parking the criticisms that atizaban to the extremeño and that accused him to move away of the predominant shots of the football barcelonista. Although it is evident that the leaf of route of both trainers is quite different, the crack warned that the change in the bench does not suppose has supposed an earthquake in the changing room.
Equally precavido showed the Dutch when they mentioned him his wishes, concretising completely his answer: "we Want to win all the titles, clear. If it is necessary to choose, all the world wants to win the Champions. I attempt be accurate in the things that say, but is evident that the Champions is the title that all want to. If you give me to choose, remain me with this trophy, but also want to win League and Glass".
In this sense, Of Jong regretted two eliminations in the past edition, since it repeated, as in other occasions, that had loved him a clash between the Ajax and the Barça. Besides, also it won to the fans when it touched him signal to his idols, because it aimed to the big referents of the best generation of footballers of the history of the Masia. "Messi, Busquets, Iniesta and Xavi", sentenced.
Of Jong demands even more in the Barça
Although fans and experts are very satisfied with the incorporation of Frenkie of Jong, that turned into indisputable from the first day, the youngster insists in that it still has not arrived to his maximum level: "The same it seems that I have adapted me easy and am happy, but know that I can do it much better. It seems that it have bred me here because the philosophy of the Ajax is the same that the Barcelona. Also I think that have a lot of margin of evolution like team and will be better along the season".