Barcelona Sign Ajax Midfielder Frenkie de Jong For £65 Million

It's official, Barcelona have signed Frenkie de Jong for a reported £65 million.

Frenkie de Jong, 21, will be joining Barcelona from 1st July 2019, after signing a contract for the next five seasons, through to 2023/24.

de Jong had been attracting plenty of interest with the likes of Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City monitoring his progress in the Netherlands.

But Barcelona have fended off fierce competition and snapped up his services for a premium fee.

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