Frenkie De Jong remained in the when asked about the quiet linking him with a rumor to Manchester United from FC Barcelona stayed summer..
The Dutch midfielder continues to be strongly linked in recent days with a likely move to Old Trafford because Erik ten Hag looks to reconnect with the 25 – year – old in his rebuilt Manchester United side.
Manchester United are expected to be looking for several new players this summer while Ten Hag builds a group capable of challenging a top 4 finish in the Premier League.
The latest reports in the British press have indicated that Ten Hag has succeeded in persuading De Jong that a move to the Old Trafford will be a great one in the summer, but Manchester United have yet to agree a fixed fee with FC Barcelona.
De Jong didn’t be drawn on speculation about his future, insisting that he’s at FC Barcelona’s “biggest club in the world” and that there was “no news” on his situation.
When asked about Manchester United’s desire to sign him this week, De Jong stated : “You’re usually glad when people show interest in you to be a player..
But as you said, I’m currently in the largest club in the world and I feel fine, so no news.
It is yet to be seen if Manchester United can pull off a deal to bring De Jong to Barcelona this summer. The latest reports in Spain have indicated the midfielder is now prepared to a move from Camp Nou since Manchester United are linked with the player.
De Jong made three goals as well as three assists in 32 games of the La Liga for the FC Barcelona last season when the Spanish side finished second in the table.
In the last season, Manchester United finished sixth in the Premier League table, leaving them to have the Europa League to offer to potential new players..