According to ‘Onze’, the new Manchester United coach contacted the Barça midfielder to explain the project and try to convince him to move to Old Trafford

Ten Hag called Frenkie de Jong to sign him for United


Frenkie de Jong He is one of the players with the most posters in the squad Barça and its continuity for the next season is not guaranteed if a good offer arrives at the Camp Nou offices. The sale of the Dutch midfielder would allow a good amount of money to be brought in to balance the accounts and reinforce the squad in other positions.

The Manchester United is the team most interested in getting the signing of De Jong and the ‘red devils’ are using all their weapons to convince the footballer to change his mind this summer. According to the journalist Oriol Domènech in his speech on the ‘Onze’ programme, the coach Erik ten Hag I would have called several times De Jong to tell him about your project and try to get him to move to Old Trafford. Coach and footballer maintain a good relationship since his time at Ajax and Ten Hag wants to have him again.

The first response of frenkie was negative, since he wants to play in the Champions League, but in the following conversations the midfielder would have been more open to the possibility of signing for the Manchester United although the postures are still far apart. The aforementioned information also points out that there would be no problems in the agreement between clubs on the transfer of Frenkie de Jong and that it would only be necessary to convince the footballer, who is delighted in Barcelona and has the confidence of Xavi.

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