Ronald Koeman and Matthijs of Ligt in a training of the selection of Holland


Koeman Reveals that it spoke with Of Ligt on his future, but signals that his conversation is "secret"

Published:5/06/2019 - 20:29h

Updated:5/06/2019 - 20:29h

The decision of Matthijs of Ligt on his next destination is one of the keys of the summer 2019, and could arrive of imminent form. Ronald Koeman has revealed that spoke with the youngster and gave him council, but has signalled also that the content of his conversation is secret

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The market of signings of the summer 2019 has several serials, and one of which will resolve prompt is the one who involves to Matthijs of Ligt. The captain of the Ajax announced time backwards that this would be his last season in Johan Cruyff Sand, but handles offers of varied of the most powerful clubs of the planet and although it carries months reflexionando still has not taken a decision.

In the previous press conference to the duel against England in semifinals of the UEFA Nations League, Ronald Koeman has tackled the subject, and has recognised that spoke recently with the youngster on his future. The seleccionador Dutch has not wanted to give details on the content of his talk neither neither tracks on his intentions, but has underlined that it always is had to advise to his pupilos.

"Yes, I spoke with Matthijs does a week on his future and is secret. What say him to the youngsters that are thinking to step is that the most important is to follow playing, have minutes to develop his football. And where it play also it is important, but this will have to choose it well with his family, his agent and the surroundings that surrounds him", has explained, signalling that in spite of contributing him to the player another point of view, to him does not correspond him signal to a team in concrete.

The technician has valued that with this age, the priority of the defender has to be grow even more like footballer, although it affirms that one of his strong points already is his maturity: "Only it has 19 years and has to take a good decision, has to choose well where play the next season to be able to keep growing. It seems that have the experience of somebody with 25 years. It was a big news that played the Champions and that did it to the maximum level, this does that it grow".

"It is a big professional, even does extra work by his account. Of Ligt can improve, clear, but already is a big player and will be better still with theyears . We go to help him so that it choose to a big club because it deserves it", has concluded, signalling that beside the European champion Virgil go Dijk forms one of the best couples of head offices of the world and that expects that his election was a tarpaulin rotundo.

Koeman Also warns to Jasper Cillessen on his future

In his appearance in front of the means, Koeman has analysed several questions on the market, and also has detained in the case Jasper Cillessen to leave a warning. The guardameta will leave the FC Barcelona to struggle by the titularity in another club, and recently descartó to the Benfica because it wants to play in one of the big leagues: "Compared with LaLiga or the Premier yes is lower, but keeps on being a strong competition. But the most important for Cillessen is to play parties, have minutes. It is still ours first option, but depends of the player take the correct decision".

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