PARIS SAINT-GERMAIN have stepped up their pursuit of Ajax duo Matthijs de Ligt and Frenkie de Jong.
The pair are needed by Barcelona and Manchester United however the French giants are additionally eager to bolster their midfield and defence with the pair.
De Ligt performed all 90 minutes alongside Virgil van Dijk and De Jong 76 minutes as Holland beat Germany Three-Zero in a end result that rocked world soccer.
In keeping with Mundo Deportivo, Ajax will look to make the most of a bidding battle between Barca and PSG and if some other golf equipment look to get entangled, it may drive up the costs additional.
Specifically, De Jong has caught the attention of Europe’s high golf equipment and might be prepared to depart the Johan Cruyff Enviornment in the summertime to start his pursuit of European soccer’s high prizes.
Manchester United stay one of many golf equipment and are eager to bolster their midfield with one other star identify to play alongside Paul Pogba and add extra creativity.
Barcelona signed Arturo Vidal from Bayern Munich over the summer season, however at 31, the Chilean will not be a long-term prospect.
Ernesto Valverde is wanting so as to add some youthful expertise to Barca’s midfield, making De Jong a main goal.
One other identify who may fall into the combination is PSG midfielder Adrien Rabiot, whose contract runs out on the finish of the season.
It will create a niche within the Ligue 1 champions’ midfield, that might should be crammed — making De Jong a goal.
Ajax’s director of soccer Marc Overmars has stated that any gross sales in January are out of the query, however a bidding battle might be on.