Pep Guardiola’s aspect within the lead
Manchester Metropolis are the ‘overwhelming favourites’ to signal Ajax starlet Frenkie de Jong after Barcelona gave up on signing him.
The Dutch midfielder is among the most sought-after kids in European soccer after making waves within the Eredivisie.
De Jong has performed a complete of 16 video games to date and has been very spectacular.
Whereas he has solely scored two targets, his performances have result in curiosity from the largest golf equipment in soccer.
Barcelona have lengthy been linked with the participant nevertheless it now seems as if the membership won’t be getting their man.
That’s as a result of based on reviews, they’ve given up hope of signing the participant due to Manchester Metropolis.
Barcelona lose hope over signing
In line with Aim, ‘sources near Barca’s resolution makers have all however resigned themselves to Metropolis rising victorious.’
That’s supposedly all the way down to the Catalan giants being unwilling to match what Manchester Metropolis are prepared to pay for the participant.
Aim additionally declare that the one probability Barcelona have of signing the participant ‘is that if the Dutchman insists that he needs to maneuver to Camp Nou to play with Lionel Messi.’
That leaves Manchester Metropolis because the best-placed staff to signal the participant.
A state-of-play article on De Jong, at the side of @IgnasiOliva. Metropolis the overwhelming favourites, which isn’t actually a shock by now. Barca assume they don’t have any probability except De Jong pushes to play with Messi (bit like Alexis/Jorginho and Guardiola, eh) https://t.co/jIYQYUr7HU
— Sam Lee (@Sammy_Goal) November 21, 2018
The identical report additionally claims that Man Metropolis sporting director Txiki Begiristain has already held talks with Ajax counterpart Marc Overmars over a possible transfer.
It’s also potential that Metropolis will look to strike a deal earlier than January after which mortgage the participant again to Ajax for the remainder of the season.
It actually seems doubtless that Frenkie de Jong shall be in sky blue earlier than lengthy.
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