FIRST SEASON LIKE CULÉ
De Jong confesses which player has helped him most after his arrival
Published:24/01/2020 - 12:14h
Updated:24/01/2020 - 12:35h
Frenkie de Jong arrived at FC Barcelona last summer and is in the process of adaptation. However, the team has integrated well and is now a key player
Frenkie Of Jong has not taken too much in winning to the barcelonismo. It arrived to the Camp Nou the past summer and already is, no only a player that has done with a fixed place in the centre of the Barcelona field, but a footballer that ilusiona so much of face to the present as to the future. Besides, his adaptation is being frankly good, thank you also to the good received that has had in the changing room.
The Dutch midfield player recognised, in an interview for the newspaper Sport, that his new mates have helped him a lot to adapt so much to the FC Barcelona as to the City Condal. Nevertheless, it stood out especially his connection with Sergio Busquets, second captain culé, that him arropó in his arrival and did him feel especially comfortable.
"The footballer that more has helped me is Busquets"
Of Jong showed very appreciated with the one of Badia. "It is difficult to remain with one… but when I arrived, Busquets helped me a lot in a lot of things. It could say that it took care of me, in some sense: for example the first day that arrived to Barcelona, before they began the entrenos, wrote me a message to ask me if it needed something and reserved us table in a restaurant to my girlfriend and to me. It carried very well", it said, adding that "all have helped me a lot".
Also it had big words for another mate of position: Riqui Puig. The one of Arkel flattered to the canterano and recognised that both are entirely compatible to share the zone of creation. It is a player very talentoso. It likes me a lot his way to play. Of course that we can play together", said, adding, between laughs, that "in reality does not matter too much with who touches me play, if it touches me play to me already am satsifecho".
Another of which, of course, carried the praises of Of Jong was Leo Messi, to the that considered as to the best footballer of the planet. "I have said it many times: it is, of far the best of the world. And there is a big difference between him and the rest of players", affirmed the international Dutch, that now shares changing room with 'the flea'.
Of Jong wants titles
Of Jong thinks that the team goes in good line to win titles. "We are still in the three competitions and in a good position. Leaders beside the Madrid in the League, in eighth of the Champions and classify us in the Glass, although we do not play too well against the Ibiza, but will be in the following round. We are hard at work and still there is a lot by what litigate. Each day are improving and think that have a big team. I think that have a lot of options to win some title", considered.
About the Champions League, the big dream culé, explained the difficult that is to achieve it. "There are a lot of good teams in the Champions and is a special competition because if have a bad moment in a party, are was. Or if have bad luck. The League is different, are 38 parties and if have a bad while can fix it. But in the Champions have ten bad minutes and forget you. It is much more complicated to win it", aimed.
Also it commented you win them that the team and the fans have to raise the 'orejona'. "When speeches with the people, a lot of people says me 'want the Champions'", said, adding that this "does not suppose more pressure, but serves you to darse you that the people has many win that the team win the Champions. We also, of course. The year happened I was not here, but with the Ajax suffered a similar disappointment to which lived the Barça".