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Chelsea makes a key decision on the signing of Frenkie de Jong

Published:16/08/2022 - 01:28h

Updated:16/08/2022 - 01:28h

Chelsea is still very interested in acquiring the services of Frenkie de Jong to strengthen its midfield, but the player does not want to leave FC Barcelona. The 'blues' have made a decision

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Frenkie Of Jong is pretended in the Premier League, but has showed totally renuente to the idea to abandon the FC Barcelona, where has agreement until the summer of 2026. His intention is to fulfil it and try triumph in the "club of his dreams", as it has called it in several occasions. Therefore, it has denied one and again to the millionaire offers that has received by part of the English clubs.

The international with the 'Oranje' follows convinced that it can be important in the Spotify Camp Nou. Like this it has done it to him know to the Manchester United and Chelsea, but both clubs continue insisting and think that in some point will convince him before it finish the market of signings in two weeks. The group of London keeps very attentive and, as it has informed the newspaper 'SPORT', have decided that they will expect him until 31 August. So much like this it is the interest.

The team trained by Thomas Tuchel wants to reinforce the centre of the field and Frenkie of Jong is the best option in the market. They carry weeks negotiating with the Barça his traspaso and there is an agreement between clubs valued in 80-85 million euros between fixed and variables. However, up to now they have not attained to convince to the footballer of 25 years.

The Catalan entity, by his part, follows insisting in resolving his situation as soon as possible. Recently it has informed that, if they sell to Of Jong, could fichar 'quietly' to Bernardo Silva and inscribe him in LaLiga. It is one of the formula that handle the culés and, of not to achieve it, will be very slope up carry to the international with Portugal to the Spotify Camp Nou.

The interests of the Barça

In spite of the numerous statements of Joan Laporta aiming that it wants to that Frenkie remain , the Barça has been the first in 'push it' to leave of the club. They have insisted him because his exit has to see more with the economic factor that with the sportive. They are conscious that, in addition to the 'Dream Teen', the Dutch is the only millionaire sale that could take out of the staff.

At the same time, as it has come informing from does time, the culés also are working in a possible discount salarial. They have asked him that it go down the wage to the half, place is inasumible for the club in this season. Of Jong, by his part, has refused any proposal. It understands that if it already helped to the club differing his payment between 2020 and 2022, now corresponds him earn what stipulates his agreement. There is novel for while.

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