20,000 Barcelona fans come to greet the new signing Frenkie De Jong.
BARCELONA: new Barcelonean signing Frenkie de Jong He was received by 20,000 supporters when he took his first steps in the field of Nou Camp in his presentation on Friday, six months after agreeing a transfer of 75 million euros from Ajax Amsterdam to the champions of the League.
The 22-year-old Dutch international repeatedly kissed the badge on Barcelona's shirt while on the pitch to the delight of the fans and told them: Putting on Barcelona's shirt for the first time makes me feel very proud.
De Jong played a crucial role in Ajax which won the Dutch Cup and League last season, in addition to knocking out Real Madrid and Juventus on their way to the Champions League semi-finals, where they suffered a painful elimination to Tottenham Hotspur. .
the midfielder , who signed a five-year contract, strengthens Barça's affinity with Dutch football, which began in 1973 with the signing of Johan Cruyff, who revolutionized the club as a player and then as a coach.