Frenkie De Jong replies to Man United switch rumours

Frenkie De Jong remained coy when requested concerning the hypothesis linking him with a switch to Manchester United from FC Barcelona this summer season.

The Dutch midfielder has been strongly linked with a attainable transfer to Previous Trafford in latest days as Erik ten Hag seems to be to reunite with the 25-year-old as a part of his rebuilt at Manchester United.

Manchester United are considered looking out for numerous new signings this summer season as Ten Hag units about constructing a crew able to difficult for a top-four end within the Premier League.

Recent reports within the British media have steered that Ten Hag has been profitable in convincing De Jong {that a} transfer to Previous Trafford can be one this summer season, however Manchester United are but to agree a price with FC Barcelona.

De Jong has now refused to be drawn on the hypothesis about his future, with the midfielder insisting that he’s on the “largest membership on the earth” at FC Barcelona and saying there may be “no information” on his state of affairs.

Requested about Manchester United’s curiosity in signing him this week, De Jong said: “You’re at all times flattered when groups present curiosity in you as a participant.

“However, as you say, I’m on the largest membership on the earth in the meanwhile and I really feel superb there, so no information.”

It stays to be seen whether or not Manchester United will have the ability to strike a deal to land De Jong from FC Barcelona this summer season. Recent reports in Spain have steered that the midfielder is now open to a transfer away from Camp Nou as Manchester United proceed to be linked with the midfielder.

De Jong scored three objectives and made three assists in 32 La Liga video games for FC Barcelona final season because the Spanish facet completed in second place within the desk.

Manchester United completed in sixth place within the Premier League desk final season, solely leaving them with Europa League soccer subsequent time period to supply to potential new signings.

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