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Manchester United and Barcelona Set To Finalize 25 year old player deal

According to a report from Dairo sports, Barcelona and Manchester United could finally close in ona £69m (€86/$90m).

Manchester United have named Frenkie De Jong as their top target for the summer. Frenkie De Jong plays as a n attacking Midfielder. Following the departure of Paul Pogba, Manchester United are now looking for a replacement.

However the arrival of Erik Ten Hag has handed a boost in their pursuit for De Jong. De Jong’s arrival could strengthen Manchester United’s squad. However De Jong is not moving to Manchester United willingly. He described a move to Manchester United as a Backward step”.

Barcelona have explained their reason to sell Frenkie as a tight corner that has no solution. Barcelona are selling Frenkie De Jong due to their financial mess. Barcelona currently have debt worth £1.16bn.

Selling Frenkie De Jong could generate as much as £69m for Barcelona. Manchester United are not the only club that are in the race for Frenkie De Jong. Clubs like Arsenal, Manchester City and Chelsea are also interested.