It has been reported that Manchester United admitted defeat in their pursuit of players. After preparing to lose their number one goal for Chelsea The rival club of the Premier League stage
Erik ten Hag‘s plan to build a Manchester United squad with Frankie de Jong at the center is on the verge of failure. When the Dutch manager is about to miss his number one goal. The Red Devils were previously confident they would be able to persuade the Dutchman to leave Barcelona. Before the start of the season. However, it is likely now that De Jong will not be the only major signing that the Red Devils have they expected.
Man Utd are yet to completely give up trying to reach a deal. But their chances hang in the balance, Ten Hag and the club have begun the process of recruiting alternatives. And is working on a move to sign Juventus playmaker Adrien Rabiot and the 27-year-old France international. A big disappointment for Ten Hag, whose first target is to sign a player he has worked with at Ajax for the last two seasons.
The Dutch coach and staff feel that De Jong‘s attributes are important to the style of passing and possession. They want to implement at United and they believe United can achieve this this summer. A deal for De Jong has been granted. Even though they are not playing in the Champions League this season, with Ten Hag deemed unnecessary to consider alternatives.
However, despite the rough agreement Between Barcelona and Manchester United. However, the inextricable situation between De Jong. His club over the £17million outstanding salary of the player has become a major obstacle. The players’ reluctance to move to Manchester United became more apparent as the summer progressed. And Chelsea have become a realistic destination for De Jong . Joining the Blues will allow the midfielder to continue playing in the Champions League. If he is forced out of the Nou Camp, sources say. A move to Stamford Bridge is a more realistic opportunity for De Jong to rejoin Ten Hag at Manchester United.
But whether De Jong will leave Barca. This summer is likely to depend on his salary being postponed by the club. A source close to De Jong told Sportmail about a move to Old Trafford that United would be willing to pay a percentage. Of the money Barca owed the midfielder owed to keep him at Old Trafford. However, unless the unexpected happens, Ten Hag and United are ready for disappointment.
Chelsea are reportedly making progress in signing De Jong. Despite publicly insisting they want to keep De Jong. But behind the scenes They are trying hard to force the Netherlands international to leave the team. The Catalan giants have also warned De Jong that they want to terminate his current contract. As it constitutes a criminal offense for a contract he made during the club’s previous chairmanship. Despite the unfavorable circumstances. But the demand of the player is to stay in Barcelona. Which he has been highly regarded by the team manager Xabi.
It is also reported by Spanish publication Sport that Chelsea are continuing talks with Barcelona and claim that the two clubs are close to reaching an agreement over a fee. However that remains to be seen. With players who are now deciding whether to commit their future to Barcelona or not Or will give up the boat and jump to the Premier League stage ? There are also reports that Chelsea are still interested in another Barcelona player. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, while Marcos Alonso is moving in the opposite direction.
Chelsea are ready to sign both De Jong and Aubameyang if Barcelona allow them to leave this summer. The navy blue lions are willing to make a £72 million bid that Manchester United had made for De Jong, which Barca accepted. And unlike Manchester United, Chelsea could offer the Dutchman a Champions League match, according to Sky Sports boss Thomas Tuchel. I want to go back and work with the Gabon national team star. After scoring 79 goals in two seasons in Germany
part of the body that Obama Committed to staying at Barcelona But he is also willing to listen to Chelsea’s offers, according to The Telegraph , the Gabon international’s representatives are ready for key talks with Barcelona’s board scheduled to take place later today. Wednesday 10 August 2022 and Chelsea will await the outcome of talks before deciding whether to go ahead with their plans to sign a player Tuchel knows well at Borussia Dortmund. or not
However, another report from Sky Sports reveals that Barcelona have told De Jong they want him to stay. But he had to agree to a significant wage cut and agree a £6million deal for his unpaid wages. Yesterday (Wednesday August 10, 2022) it was reported that De Jong’s agent was in Barcelona trying to find a solution for the player’s future.
The La Liga runners-up are in a financially difficult situation after £1billion in debt and are facing trouble registering their new players for the upcoming season. The former Ajax striker is believed to be one of the UFABET club’s top earners, giving Joan Laporta further impetus to find a solution for his future. Reducing wages or selling players is one of the quickest ways clubs can start solving their most important issues.