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Frenkie de Jong shone as a shock: Play and assistance

Published:8/04/2022 - 01:02h

Updated:8/04/2022 - 12:26h

Frenkie de Jong had a leading role in Barça's draw. The Dutchman was on the bench until the 62nd minute, but when he entered, he assisted Ferran Torres after a beautiful move in the goal that gave the Catalans the equalizer

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The players of the FC Barcelona did not have his best night in the Deutsche Bank Park. The members of the Catalan staff were underneath of the performance showed in the last dates, and did not help to the team to happen of the tie. However, diverse footballers if they attained to stand out above others, as it is the case of Ferran Torres and Frenkie of Jong, that went the protagonists of the Barcelona.

Particularly, the Dutch began looking the party from the bank of acting. Xavi Hernández decided to do rotations in some places of the staff, and the midfield player was one of the sacrificed. In his place played Gavi, that did a good meeting, but did not have the importance that the one of Terrassa expected of him and therefore, in the minute 62, decided to give him entrance to the '21' to revolutionise the meeting.

And the 'movement of index card' could not him go out better to the egarense. In the minute 66, four after having gone in, Of Jong participated in a beautiful played that culminated with the so much of the tie for the Catalans. The ex of the Ajax received a balloon between lines of Dembélé, and after combining with Ferran, in a series of walls to an only touch, assisted to the ex of the City in the annotation that meant the 1-1 for the group blaugrana.

The Dutch has 'mutated' from his arrival to the City Condal. The footballer left backwards his style of game in the Ajax, where acted like half defensive, and now fulfils the function of 'llegador'. In the attacks of the directed by Xavi, Of Jong posits like an option more to the offensive and does not fear to arrive to the area, giving him more options to the offensive. Precisely, under the orders of Hernandez, the '21' has reencontrado with his best version and is increasingly 'indisputable' for the egarense.

A new mark for Frenkie

The party in front of the Eintracht was not one any one for Of Jong. With his participation in the meeting, the footballer arrived to the 50 parties in competitions UEFA. They are 41 of Champions League and 9 of Europe League. In the Ajax, contested 19 in the League of Champions and 4 in the Europe League, whereas with the Catalan entity carries 22 and 4, respectively. A figure that expects to follow increased this season, and to achieve it, will have to win to the team germano in the Camp Nou.


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