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Wake-up call of Gullit to De Jong about his performance in Barça

Published:28/01/2020 - 16:03h

Updated:28/01/2020 - 16:03h

Frenkie de Jong is shining in his first season at Barça, although some people believe that the dutch could play better. Ruud Gullit has given him a wake-up call for his performance at the Camp Nou

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Frenkie Of Jong is being one of the big protagonists of the season 2019-20 of the FC Barcelona, in which it turned into referent at all more put a foot in the Camp Nou. The midfield player has a lot potential and can keep growing in the City Condal, but his phase of adaptation hardly has given him problems and is an indisputable footballer in the eleven headline of any one of the technicians of the first team.

In spite of his excellent performance, there is some that demand him more, and that do not doubt in devoting him a touch of attention. Numerous fans have fit with some surprise the statements of Ruud Gullit in 'VoetbalPrimeur', in which the Dutch shows especially last with the one of Arkel. "The is another of which touches the balloon of here for there without sense, has to do it much better", has commented.

The ex player thinks that the ex of the Ajax has infected of the bad moment of the culés, that go through a crisis of game and results that precipitated a change in the bench, of the that went out does some weeks Ernesto Valverde to leave place to Quique Setién. The one of Amsterdam has insisted: "it speaks a lot on it genial that Frenkie plays in Barcelona and have my doubts. Really, I think that it can do it much better".

"It comes to look for a ball, does a finta. Afterwards it strikes to left or right, does not happen at all more. In reality only I say this because I know that it can do it better. Frenkie Has to play better. It is the ideal son-in-law, everything is genial, but for the moment have not seen him", has recalcado, leaving clear that his criticism is not free, but the aim is to see him shine as much as in Johan Cruyff Sand or the Dutch selection.

"I want to give him confidence, because it is wonderful to see him when it is with the ball. But I look the result. If the passes go back horizontals, does not serve of at all. And there are moments in that really it is like this", has explained. Of Jong still has a lot of way for visiting, and seems that the legends of his combined national do not go him to happen neither one. It will be necessary to see what says Ronald Koeman in his next press conference.

Of Jong also thinks that can be better

Far to bother with this type of councils, Of Jong has underlined along the course that his autoexigencia is a guarantee. In spite of the praises that has received, the youngster has warned to not to feel of the all comfortable in the Barça, where considers firmly that it can give more than himself. His ambition does not affect only to his path, but it has urged to the team to improve to struggle by all the titles at stake.

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