Chelsea are reportedly able to pay as a lot as €100million for the potential switch of Barcelona midfielder Frenkie de Jong.
The Netherlands worldwide is a prime goal for the Blues forward of the summer time, and it appears that is beginning to trigger main alarm bells on the Nou Camp, based on a report from Spanish outlet Todo Fichajes.
De Jong has been a key participant for Barca in the previous few years, and one imagines they might certainly not need to lose somebody who’s so instrumental to the best way they play their soccer.
An clever passer of the ball from deep, De Jong is sort of the archetypal Barca midfield participant, in an identical mould to membership legends like Xavi and Pep Guardiola.
Chelsea would additionally certainly do properly to lure in a expertise like De Jong if they might handle it, and it appears they’re ready to pay huge to make it occur.
CFC followers would most likely welcome this variation in method, because the membership have extra lately taken the dangerous method of investing large quantities in much less confirmed gamers, constructing round youthful skills for a long-term undertaking which is wanting fairly gradual to get off the bottom.
The addition of somebody like De Jong might make an enormous distinction to Mauricio Pochettino’s hopes of bettering the facet’s fortunes subsequent time period.