Manchester United close to agreeing deal for Frenkie de Jong
Manchester United are closing in on their first summer signing of the season.
Manchester United are close to agreeing on a deal for Frenkie de Jong from Barcelona this summer. It is finally getting closer for Manchester United as, since the start of the summer transfer window, they made the Dutch midfielder (Frenkie de Jong) their main target. It seems they are going to sign him finally for a fee of around €65 million-plus add-ons.
Italian football journalist Fabrizio Romano reported last night (Monday) that the agreement between Manchester United and Barcelona for the central midfielder Frenkie de Jong is finally getting closer. However, it is still not done yet and anything could happen but the fans and the third parties are believed to be optimistic about this deal.
“Manchester United had a new direct contact today for Frenkie de Jong deal. After €65m new verbal bid, Barça ask for €85/86m fee. The agreement is finally getting closer as clubs are in talks about add-ons to reach €85m full package,” tweeted Fabrizio Romano on Monday night.
According to Sky Sports’ reports on Tuesday, Manchester United and Barcelona have a broad agreement on the fee – which is believed to be €65 million-plus performance-related add-ons.