Frenkie de Jong, demanding: "I can play better than what I have done yet, I have to grow"
Published:3/09/2019 - 11:05h
Updated:3/09/2019 - 11:05h
Frenkie de Jong took stock of his first matches in FC Barcelona, and throwed a very ambitious speech. The dutch explained that he can play better than how he has done yet and that he expects to keep growing
The FC Barcelona has reinforced his staff in the summer 2019, and one of his signings crashes is Frenkie of Jong. The ex of the Ajax landed in the Camp Nou thank you an agreement of traspaso that closed in January and that contemplates the payment of 75 million euros and 10 more in variables, and after his first months in the City Condal has done balance of his feelings.
The one of Arkel took advantage of the stop of selections to assist to the Gala of the Dutch Football, in which it was one of the rewarded by his excellent performance in Johan Cruyff Sand. The means of the country had many win to listen his assessment of the start of the course of the Barcelona, that has been something irregular in spite of the big expectations that mark the way of the team.
To the young asked him if it was concerned by his personal situation, since the conclusions after the pre-season were better that those that have launched the official parties. The answer was of the most ambitious, and is that the autoexigencia is a quality that already has left to see in several occasions: "No, I am new in the team and have been headline in the three parties in spite of that have a lot of midfield players, but think that can play better of what have done it up to now in LaLiga".
"I have to grow in any paper that can exert. I am happy by the fact to be playing and only want to ensure me that conserve a place in the initial team", added when it was questioned by his place of left interior, that for the moment has generated him some problems. The Dutch considers that to base of minutes will find solutions, and for the moment does not think in rotar or in taking a rest. It wants to learn on the terrain of game.
"The people thinks that is necessary to add goals and assistances, but the football is not so simple. I am not concerned", recalcó on the possible pressure when playing more advanced that in the Eredivisie, since in spite of occupying in some moments the position of pivote, Ernesto Valverde has combined him with Sergio Busquets and has done him move some metres by in front of the canterano. To finish, spoke on his adaptation to the city, and ensured that so much he like his couple feel "geniales" in Barcelona.
The barcelonismo dreams with the pair Arthur-Of Jong
The past weekend, although there was 'prick' against Osasuna, the Barça already could see for the first time to the pair Arthur-Of Jong, that shined during the best moments of the Barcelona in The Sadar. The Brazilian went out from the bench and showed very inspired, initiating a society with his mate of youth, talent and style barcelonista in which the culés have put a lot of hopes.