Netherlands international midfielder Frenkie de Jong has chosen Barcelona as his next destination after a protracted transfer saga, with will officials from the Catalonian club flying to Amsterdam on Wednesday to finalise the move.
The Ajax superstar has been one of the most talked about players in the build-up to the mid-season window, having also been linked the likes of Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain.
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Ajax's CEO Edwin Van Der Sar previously claimed that the club wouldn't sell any of their star players during the January transfer window, but the reported £79m transfer fee - making him the most expensive Dutch player ever - appears to have swayed the Eredivisie title challengers.
Frenkie De Jong will be a Barcelona player. Barcelona big dogs will travel to Amsterdam to close the deal tomorrow. https://t.co/XRCyLFuTSL— Robbie Dunne (@robbiejdunne) January 22, 2019
Source : 90min