Matthijs de Ligt: Ajax defender set to complete Juventus move


Matthijs de Ligt received the Eredivisie and Dutch Cup with Ajax

Ajax captain Matthijs de Ligt is determined to cruise to Turin on Tuesday to forestall his circulate to Juventus.

It’s belief the Italian champions will pay £67.5m for the 19-year-ragged defender, who led Ajax to the Champions League semi-finals remaining season.

The Netherlands centre-again had furthermore been linked with Manchester United, Barcelona and Paris-St Germain.

In his three seasons at Ajax, he received the Eredivisie and the Dutch Cup, and used to be a Europa League finalist in 2017.

De Ligt scored eight desires in 77 league appearances for the Amsterdam club, who he joined at the age of nine.

He grew to vary into the club’s youngest captain in March 2018.

He scored the successful unbiased in opposition to Juve to ship Ajax thru to the Champions League semi-finals, where they lost to Tottenham.

De Ligt made his debut for the Netherlands in March 2017, no subject having started simply two league games for Ajax at the time.

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