Man Utd Preparing Final Frenkie De Jong Offer For Barcelona

A fee between the clubs was agreed weeks ago, but the Young would rather stay at the campsite? Well.

Spanish publication Sport has claimed the Red Devils are ready to make the Young their highest paid player and match are current £450,000aweekly wages.

Frenkie de Jong in action for Barcelona.  (Image credit: Alamy)
Frenkie de Jong in action for Barcelona. (Image credit: Alamy)

In addition, United have said they are willing to pay the Young the £17 million he owes in deferred wages by Barcelona.

The Catalan giants are currently on tour in the United States and United chiefs are keen to meet the Netherlands international’s representatives when he returns next month.

the Young a huge amount postponed during the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020 and he would want that money before being forced out.

Barcelona wants to lower their wage bill after signing Andreas Christensen, Franck kessie, Raphinha and Robert Lewandowski.

They have told the Young he will have to take a significant pay cut or leave of absence.

Should he choose to leave, he would rather move to a team that plays in the Champions League.

United are playing Europa League football this season after finishing sixth in the Premier League.

Ten Hag knows de Jong well from his time as Ajax manager.  (Image credit: Alamy)
Ten Hag knows de Jong well from his time as Ajax manager. (Image credit: Alamy)

Chelsea are said to have registered their interest and Thomas Tuchel’s side will compete in the European elite competition.

the Young made his first preseason start in the early hours of Sunday, helping Barcelona to a 20 win over New York Red Bulls.

He was back in midfield after coming off the bench to play in central defense against Inter Miami, Real Madrid and… Juventus.

Barcelona boss Xavi was asked about the Younghis future in his after the match press conference and stated: “I don’t know if he will stay, there is still time and a lot can happen. At the moment he is part of the team, just like everyone else.”

Image credit: Alamy
Image credit: Alamy

To the question about play the Young out of position, Xavi replied: “The fact that he played as a central defender in the other matches was not a sign that he was leaving.

“I don’t have to send signals on the field, I can talk directly to my football players.”

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