In January, Barça agreed 75 million euros for De Jong and hope they will do the same for De Ligta, according to widespread reports in Spain.
Together, the young Dutch duo helped Ajax reach the semi-finals of the Champions League and that this weekend will end the Eredivisie trophy, except that the day was the event.
De Jong says he does not know what his 19-year-old colleague will choose for this summer – but he admits that a young man may be old before his time.
"Matthias is 19, but when you hear him say it sometimes, you think he's already in retirement," a 22-year-old friend joked with his friend in a joint interview with the Dutch retailer. voetbalzone.
"Sometimes I think :; Slowly; Do not behave like you already have all the wisdom under the belt!
"Frankly, I do not know what Matthias will do [this summer]"De Jong added. "He must know for himself, but I would definitely go to Barcelona.
"It would be great for me, and it would be great for Barça to get such a good player that you can continue for a long time."
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