De Jong, happy in spite of not being at 100%: "Is important to keep growing"

Published:31/01/2020 - 00:40h

Updated:31/01/2020 - 01:02h

Frenkie de Jong carries some days without being to his best level, but showed very happy with the result of the FC Barcelona against the Leganés (5-0), conscious that it will give confidence to the team

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The FC Barcelona swept of the map this Thursday to the Leganés (5-0) and, in spite of that some of his players follow being far of his best level, the ones of Setién already are expecting to know which will be his rival in the draw of quarter-finals of the Glass of the King 2019-20. Frenkie Of Jong, that played the ninety minutes in front of the team pepinero, went one of the players that spoke in mixed zone after the party.

"The team had win to step forward", signalled the Dutch, highlighting that "a victory like this gives confidence and is important to keep growing". In statements conceded to Barça TV, ensured that the change of system with Quique Setién "is not so important in yes, but interpret what asks us the trainer", that in the case of Of Jong is used to to be play in positions to which is not of the all accustomed.

"Of small already had played in this position of right extreme, and neither has upset me"

In fact, in front of the Leganés there was some moment in which it could him see planted in the right extreme. "Of small already had played in this position of right extreme, and neither has upset me play in this position", said after the party, between laughs and always respectful.

Frenkie Of Jong chains some parties without being to the maximum level, fruit of the fatigue accumulated and also by the fact that the change of trainer has carried him to have to assimilate new concepts in very little time. The Dutch midfield player, in any case, is convinced that the FC Barcelona will follow improving with the step of the weeks and, with this, also his game to individual level.

Full confidence in the provision of Frenkie of Jong

Quique Setién has a big confidence deposited in him so that, beside Sergio Busquets, was a key piece in the alignments of the important parties. Arthur Melo could be the third piece of the puzzle in the room of machines, but only will strengthen if it attains a regularity in the trainings and parties, so much physically as to level of attitude.

It was as it was, and taking into account that Rakitic and Arturo Vidal are still in the staff, the FC Barcelona continues having of an excellent block of players to struggle by all the titles. Independently of how it was the game or of who was the trainer, with the quality that treasure the players of the Barça all is possible. And Of Jong has it clear: it is necessary to dream to the big.

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