Former Barcelona coach Ronald Koeman has warned his former club to expect success not to sell Frenkie de Jong to Manchester United this summer. As reported by Marca on Saturday.
Frenkie is one of Barcelona’s most valuable assets. And the sale of the Dutch midfielder would have alleviated the club’s financial difficulties to some extent. Which Azulgra team should be able to use the money for the players to improve the team. And also reduce the burden of the former Ajax Amsterdam player’s wages. At the same time, Koeman warned his former club not to sell the 25-year-old. If he expected future success. UFABET
‘I keep in touch with Frenkie a lot and I know his situation.’ Koeman told Marca. ‘He had already said that he wanted to stay. And his intention is to continue playing with Barca.’
‘There are a lot of rumours but I think Barca always keep the best and sign the best. to improve You mustn’t sell players like Frenkie de Jong.
The Dutch midfielder has been heavily linked with a move to Old Trafford this summer.
Barcelona demands €65m for the Dutch midfielder which could potentially rise €85m with add-ons.
Man United manager Erik ten Hag made a phone call to convince De Jong about his project.
But club president Joan Laporta insists he wants De Jong to stay at Camp Nou despite financial constraints and wants him to take a further paycut to extend his stay.