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Ludovic Giuly Turns into a peculiar reference for Of Jong and Of Ligt

Published:21/12/2018 - 14:26h

Updated:21/12/2018 - 14:31h

The FC Barcelona follows struggling to attain the contracting of Frenkie of Jong and Matthijs of Ligt, and in the middle of rumours, 'winks' and contacts, has arisen a curious comparison. The Dutch have the opportunity to repeat a played that in his day made Ludovic Giuly

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Still they are missing some months so that it define his future, but Frenkie of Jong and Matthijs of Ligt have turned into usual protagonists of the actuality of the FC Barcelona because they are two aims prioritarios for the season 2018-19. The Catalans follow negotiating the incorporation of two perlas to which want several big of Europe, and that they could repeat a very peculiar situation.

They are not few the culés expect that the two Dutch tread the played that in his day made Ludovic Giuly, that deleted to the Real Madrid of the Champions just before fichar by the Barcelona group. The Ajax remained matched with the rival maximum, precisely, in the eighth of final of the present edition, by what to follow the steps of the Frenchman, in the City Condal there would be several joys.

The extreme saw them to him with the 'merengues' during his stage in the Monaco, in a duel in chambers in the campaign 2003-04 of the that went out victorious the team of the Principality. The eliminatory resolved with a global tie of 5-5 and because of the double value of the goals out of house (4-2 in Santiago Bernabéu and 3-1 in Luis II), and the lionés was one of the big stars because it aimed two so many and an assistance.

In case to confirm to the small French forward like reference, what will have to avoid is his balance in the Barça, since it did not attain to win any of the Classical that contested. It participated in three meetings along the three campaigns in which it was under the orders of Frank Rijkaard, and saldó his clashes with two defeats (both in the capital) and a tie (in the Camp Nou).

To follow with the curiosities, Giuly went back to separate to the whites of the way of the 'orejona' with the Rome, hardly some months after saying goodbye to his stage in LaLiga. It was his first course in Italy after harvesting several titles in a staff that shared with stars of the size of Ronaldinho and Leo Messi, and in this case took down to the Spaniards in eighth.

The Barça can not fail in the contracting of Of Jong and Of Ligt

Although the statistical is rather an anecdote, the Barça can not allow fail in the signing of Of Jong and Of Ligt, two promises that already are a reality and that fit to perfection with the requirements of the style culé. The philosophy of the Ajax is very similar to the one of the barcelonistas, that do not stop to receive councils and warnings while they follow enfrascados in the negotiations. It is an opportunity that it is necessary to take advantage of.

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