crazy ball – Manchester United are still not about to give up their hopes of signing Frenkie de Jong from Barcelona, despite their transfer woes so far, and it wasn’t a decision without reason.
It’s been weeks The Red Devils chasing a Dutch international who is manager Erik ten Hag’s number one target to bolster his side’s midfield and be central to his tactics at Old Trafford.
Fabrizio Romano once reported that Manchester United actually reached a transfer deal worth IDR 1.3 trillion, including bonuses, with Barcelona for Frenkie de Jong, but personal agreements were still an issue.
The arrears of salary are reportedly owned Blaugrana with the 25-year-old midfielder this is also a problem, with the Catalan club having a salary debt to their star worth IDR 308 billion and asking the club The Red Devils bear these costs.
Overall, Frenkie de Jong has made his determination to stay at Camp Nou clear, but he also does not want to be forced to leave the club without Barcelona paying their very substantial salary arrears.
Manchester United are of course increasingly frustrated by the protracted transfer saga and manager Erik ten Hag has emphasized how important the former Ajax Amsterdam midfielder is to his plans.
According to the news reported via Manchester Evening Newsfeels Premier League giants Frenkie de Jong’s attitude has been shaped by the situation regarding his salary arrears and that he is reluctant to announce his desire to leave the club as it could be used against him by Barca’s side.
United also know that Joan Laporta’s comments that he wants to keep the Dutch midfielder are just face-reasoning prejudice comments, even though it is known that clubs will have to sell their players in order to register a number of new players to La Liga before the new 2022 /2023 season begins.
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