Frenkie De Jong: The Athletic confirms Manchester United’s interest in Barcelona midfielder – Man United News And Transfer News

Manchester United are reportedly engaged on a deal to signal FC Barcelona midfielder Frenkie De Jong.

As per Laurie Whitwell (The Athletic), the membership are eager on bringing the Dutchman to Outdated Trafford.

De Jong has beforehand labored with Ten Hag, and was an integral a part of his well-known 2018-19 Ajax workforce.

United are stated to be trying to signal gamers along side Ten Hag’s philosophy and magnificence of play.

We beforehand reported the breaking information a few days in the past, when Gerard Romero acknowledged that United have been near finishing this switch.

Since then, there have been conflicting reviews on whether or not Xavi can be prepared to let his star man go away.

The Barcelona supervisor acknowledged:  “I’ve stated many instances that Frenkie is essential. He’s key participant.”

“Then there’s additionally the monetary scenario of the membership and it needs to be determined.”

“I’m not speaking about Frenkie, basically.”

Barcelona are stated to be all for signing Robert Lewandowski from Bayern Munich.

In line with Miquel Blazquez, the Catalan membership wish to unencumber funds by promoting one in every of their prime property – De Jong.

Xavi is blessed with a core of younger midfielders like Pedri and Gavi to construct his squad round.

United have to reap the benefits of this example and get De Jong signed up as quickly as doable.