The player Erik ten Hag wants to lead Manchester United project next season

Revealed: Eric Ten Hag wants to lead the Manchester United project next season

Reports from Spain indicated Manchester United’s interest in playing Barcelona midfielder, Frenkie de Jong.

De Jong signed for FC Barcelona again in the summer of 2019.

The Spanish powerhouse is known to have paid around £77m to bring the midfielder to the Camp Nou on the back of a championship campaign, where he helped Ajax reach the Champions League semi-finals.

Since his move to Catalonia, De Jong has struggled to highlight the abilities that made him a coveted asset to Barcelona in the first place.

De Jong can’t be all blamed for this, although Barcelona are a club in some sort of crisis, with La Blaugrana now at 3research and development Permanent manager since De Jong joined the club.

Amidst all this turmoil, it was just like that claimed In November 2021, Barcelona offered Frenkie de Jong for sale.

This speculation has since fizzled out. However, the front cover of the Spanish director sports On Saturday it was claimed that Eric Ten Hag wants to bring De Jong to Manchester United to lead the project.

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English copy From the story is more detailed claiming that while Barcelona’s midfield for next season has been set up with Frank Kesey’s impending arrival, De Jong’s future is unknown.

They added that Barcelona have linked up with Valencia midfielder Carlos Soler, whose contract expires in 2023 and, as a result, could come at a reduced price.

So, given La Blalaguarna’s recent financial issues, it might be best for them to take advantage of De Jong and sign Soler for a fraction of the price.

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