Ajax captain Matthijs de Ligt wants to follow on former teammate’ footsteps
One of the most promising young defenders in Europe, Matthijs de Ligt wants to follow former teammate Frankie de Jong’ footsteps. The 19-year old Ajax captain wants to play with the Spanish giants, F.C. Barcelona and pair up with de Jong.
De Ligt is regarded as one of the finest young talents in Europe who could cost the Catalans $84.86 million with $11.75 million in add-ons, Mundo Deportivo reports.
Besides the last year’s La Liga winner, PSG and Juventus are also interested in the defender, reports. The interest in de Ligt is hardly surprising for any football lovers given he won the Golden Boy Award last year.
For now, de Ligt as well seems interested to travel to Camp Nou.
Anybody would like to play at Barcelona,
De Ligt after the match against Heerenveen last Thursday.