Barcelona Signs Frenkie De Jong From Ajax For £75m (Photos)
Barcelona have announced the signing of midfielder Frenkie De Jong from Ajax for £75m.
The 21-year-old has signed a five-year deal at the Nou Camp after interest from a host of top European clubs, including Manchester City and PSG.
De Jong will now end the current season with Ajax and move to Barcelona in the summer.
His arrival was announced on the club’s Twitter page, via a video of tweets telling the Catalan giants to ‘announce De Jong’.
President Josep Maria Bartomeu tweeted: “With the arrival of Frenkie De Jong we add talent, youth and Barca style to our sporting project.
“We are convinced that he will be a key part of our team for years to come. Welcome, Frenkie!”