Crazy ball Manager Erik ten Hag has sent a message to the Manchester United board to continue work on the transfer of Frenkie de Jong, even though the Barcelona midfielder has not been signed until the new Premier League season begins.
Fabrizio Romano has reported several times that the Premier League giants have actually reached an agreement with La Liga for the regular transfer of Dutch international players worth IDR 1.13 trillion plus bonuses worth IDR 151 billion.
But personal agreements are still a problem, as Frenkie de Jong insisted on staying at Camp Nou and not wanting to move, with him now even included in Xavi Hernandez’s Barcelona squad for the pre-season tour to the USA is.
Reports this week also claim that the agent of the former Ajax Amsterdam star approached Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain in an attempt to encourage both clubs to make offers to the Catalan giants, with both clubs promising trophies as well as Champions League football to offer, something Manchester did not have. United.
But despite Frenkie de Jong’s reluctance to move to Old Trafford, manager Erik ten Hag has told the club’s chief executive Richard Arnold and director of football John Murtough to keep trying, even if the midfielder is not signed before. their Premier League opening against Brighton on 7 August.
The Dutch tactician insisted on signing the 25-year-old because the midfielder was very important in his tactical plans at Manchester United and did not even consider other options, although the club had previously been linked with names like Ruben Neves, Declan Rice . to Youri Tielemans.
PreviouslyChristian Pulisic responds to Raheem Sterling’s new competition at Chelsea