Ajax has reached an agreement with FC Barcelona for the transfer of Frenkie de Jong to the Spanish club. De Jong will complete the current season in Amsterdam and will transfer on July 1, 2019. The midfielder had been under contract with Ajax until June 30, 2022.
Ajax will receive a transfer sum of € 75 euro, which could potentially increase to a maximum of € 86 million euro.
De Jong was born on May 12, 1997, in Arkel. He made his debut in the first team on September 21, 2016, in the Ajax – Willem II (5-0) KNVB Cup. The international has played in 65 official games to date, and has scored 5 goals.