Matthijs de Ligt and Frenkie de Jong, during a training with Netherlands


De Jong would be trying to convince De Ligt to sign for Barça

Published:28/05/2020 - 14:26h

Updated:28/05/2020 - 14:26h

The Barça fracasó in his first attempt of fichar to Of Ligt, but does not forget him. Of Jong, fellow of the defence 'bianconero', wants to help to convince him

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The past season, the Ajax was able to marvel to the world of the football so much by his attractive style of game -under the direction of Erik have Hag- as by his national and international results. The autocracy of the group of Ámsterdam in Holland was total and, in Europe, remained to seconds of colarse in the final of the Champions League, that had played against the Liverpool.

Of course, the temporadón of the 'ajacied' did not happen unobserved to the big European teams, that began to fix in the footballers that had carried to the picture rojiblanco to elevate to the Olimpo of the European football. Between them there were two youngsters that stood out especially: Frenkie of Jong, mediocentro that exerted of brain of the team; and Matthijs of Ligt, head office that exerted of defensive leader.

The FC Barcelona took rather little in trying tie to the two footballers, since in the Camp Nou there was the convencimiento that the approach between the philosophy futbolística Barcelona with the one of the Ajax could do triumph to the two youngsters in the city condal. In spite of the tempting offer of Paris Saint-Germain, the signing of Of Jong could close at the beginning of 2019 to six months seen by 75 million euros.

With Of Ligt, there was less luck. The Dutch defence did not finish very convinced of his possibilities to be headline in the FC Barcelona because of the presence of Gerard Hammered in the right profile and finally opted for accepting the offer of the Juventus of Turín, that promised him a substantially upper wage thanks to the fiscal advantages that there is in Italy. The bianconeros paid 86 million euros by him.

Nevertheless, the FC Barcelona does not forget of the central Dutch and, by what seems, neither does it his fellow Of Jong. According to the informations published by 'Calciomercato', the mediocentro Barcelona, of narrow relation with Of Ligt, wants to carry him to the Camp Nou. "Of Jong schedules from does time a manoeuvre to treat to convince to his fellow and excompañero Of Ligt so that reencuentren in the Barça", collects Sport directly of the half Italian.

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Of face to the next season, FC Barcelona and Juventus keep conversations to close some that another exchange of players that can benefit to both. The Italian media appointed previously ensures that so much Of Jong as Of Ligt have appeared in the conversations,​ but that so much the Catalans like the piamonteses refuse flatly the option to give off of them. Pjanic, Of Sciglio, Semedo and Arthur are the names that handle at present.

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