Joan Laporta Gives Update on Frenkie De Jong’s Transfer Saga
The President of Barcelona Football Club, Joan Laporta, has given an update concerning the future of the club’s midfielder, Frenkie De Jong.
Laporta who was speaking in an interview with Espn where he confirmed that Barcelona are excited about having the player in its team. According to him, the club will have a meeting with the dutchman to be able to understand what exactly he wants.
Frenkie de Jong is our player, we really like him. We received some offers for Frenkie but we didn’t accept as of now, as we want to talk with him and know exactly what he wants. We need to clarify some aspects of his situation.
The manager of Manchester United, Erik Ten Hag has shown interest in signing his former player at Ajax since he arrived at Old Trafford. The Dutchman has always insisted that he wants a holding midfielder, a position that fits De Jong’s attributes. However, the former Ajax man has always remained adamant that he loves life in Spain and does not want to leave Barcelona.