Mercato – De Jong “slave” of Barça, Manchester United in tears

This is one of the soap operas of the summer on the transfer market: will Frenkie De Jong leave Barça? It was in any case the will of Manchester United, who appreciate the Dutchman.

Despite major economic difficulties in recent years, Barça is currently achieving a thundering transfer window. Flagship players like Franck Kessié, Raphinha or Robert Lewandowski have already landed, while the imminent arrival of Jules Koundé from Sevilla FC is announced. What logically to revise upwards the future Catalan ambitions next season. However, it is difficult to imagine that Barça will not make big sales by the end of the transfer market. Among the players announced on the departure, we can mention Frenkie De Jong. The Dutch midfielder is reportedly the subject of an €80m bid from Manchester United. But both Barca and De Jong refused. Now, according to ASthe Catalans would have asked Frenkie De Jong to cut his salary in half if he wants to stay. A pure scandal on the side of the Red Devils. Gary Neville, former player and legend of the English club, gave a huge rant on his Twitter account.

Gary Neville does not support the methods of Barça!

Particularly shocked by the attitude of Barça on the transfer market, Neville indeed indicated: “Frenkie De Jong should consider legal action against Barca! A club that spends fortunes on new players while not fully paying those it has under contract is immoral and constitutes an offence. FIFA should stop this bullying and stop them”. Strong words that of course react on social networks. Note that Manchester United would have changed its tune. According to information from Calcio Mercato, the Red Devils will now set their sights on Sergej Milinković-Savić. An offer of 70 million euros is hoped for by the leaders of Lazio. In the meantime, Barça should therefore keep De Jong well and frustrate some English teams a little more. Chelsea is also one of the complainants, they who have been snatched in a few weeks Robert Lewandowski, Raphinha and therefore Jules Koundé …

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