Wed. Aug 10th, 2022

Barcelona will sit down with Frenkie de Jong for crucial talks in the coming days.

Premier League giants Manchester United and Chelsea have been linked with a move for the Dutch international.

The player has made it known that he desires to stay at Camp Nou.

However, Barcelona had given the midfielder their conditions if he wishes to stay. And that is, to take a huge pay cut.

De Jong is open to a wage cut, to secure his place at Barcelona, but the 25-year-old wants to secure an agreement over €14m in unpaid wages.

Reports according to Daily Mirror had it that United are not ready to compete with Chelsea for de Jong’s signature.

Diario Sport state Barcelona are under pressure to confirm their registered players list ahead of the season start next weekend, and will request de Jong either signs a new contract, or begins negotiations with United or Chelsea.

By Nwosu Chizoba David

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