Spanish publication Sport reports that Barcelona midfielder Frenkie de Jong has told his team-mates. That he does not want to leave the club.
After a long negotiation, it was finally reported that “I have thrown in” accepted an offer of 85 million euros offered by Manchester United, which will be paid first of all, 75 million euros.
Frenkie Barca’s board meeting on Thursday revealed the ufabet club had informed the 25-year-old that the Red Devils had accepted an offer. With the club looking for a fee to add liquidity.
However, the Spanish media claim that De Jong has told his team-mates that “It’s impossible for me to switch teams. How can I move out of Barca?”
De Jong is not impress with the way the board is being treat. He and his newly-proposed girlfriend, Mickey Kemeni, enjoy living in Barcelona and do not want to move to Manchester. The couple had just bought a house in Pederal Base and wanted to settle here.
De Jong remained an integral part of Xavi‘s Barcelona XI last season despite the emergence of Gavi and Pedri and ended the 2021-22 campaign with four goals and five assists from 46 outings in all competitions.
The 25-year-old has now amassed a total of 13 goals and 17 assists in 140 games for the Blaugrana but has only won one Copa del Rey since making the £77m move from Ajax three years ago.
Man United have already lost Paul Pogba, Nemanja Matic, Jesse Lingard and Juan Mata from their midfield this summer, with the former now confirmed to be returning to Juventus.