It is getting tough day by day in the EPL teams since they have to concentrate much in both playing well in the premier league competitions which have already started and making good signings, iys hectic!
Today Manchester United have confirmed the urgency they need a holding midfielder after today's 2-1 lose against Brighton at Old Trafford. The Red Devils have still kept an eagle eye on Barcelona star, Frankie De Jong hoping to change mind a and join them
Chelsea have also shown interest on De Jong for quite some time now and they are willing to make him part of their squad. However De Jong has always showed a cold back for any move saying that he would still want to continue playing for Barcelona
Barcelona has also insisted that they need to offload him to settle their financial woes or convince the player to accept a significant pay cut but reports by football journalist, Fabrizio Romano, the player is not willing to adhere to this suggestion. Furthermore, the Catalans still owe the Dutchman a whole € 17 million
This development will encourage the two EPL clubs to continue their persuit for the player. The Reds have already offered about €71 million and. The Blues are just waiting for a "yes" from the player before making an official bid. Chelsea have an additional advantage because the player has insisted that he want to play in the Champions League
Frankie De Jong is every defender's dream because he is ways available to receive the ball from them, very cool and relaxed on the ball and he is accurate in his passes
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