Frenkie de Jong has liked the video footage of Casemiro’s arrival at Old Trafford, MySportDab reports.
Frenkie de Jong has been Manchester United’s top and prime target since the arrival of Erik Ten Hag at Old Trafford as the new manager.
Erik Ten Hag made Frenkie de Jong his prime target and has concluded thet the former Ajax star and Barcelona midfielder is central to his Man United midfield strategy.
De Jong played under Erik Ten Hag at Ajax, and the 54-year-old was expecting a reunion with his former player.
The Old Trafford club had reached a £72m agreement with Barcelona for de Jong, but the Dutch midfielder had insisted on staying at Camp Nou.
Barcelona are keen on offloading the player. He is the highest earner at the club and is being owed £17m debt.
In light of the severe and exigent financial crisis bedeviling the Catalan club, Xavi Hernandez, Barcelona’s head coach, has maintained that de Jong must take a pay cut if he must stay at the club.
Meanwhile, Manchester United have deviated from the Frenkie de Jong deal to pursue another highly-rated midfielder.
The Red Devils completed the Casemiro deal in a matter of days, unlike the Frenkie de Jong deal, which took over 16 weeks with no headway.
Casemiro arrived at Old Trafford in style amid cheers and jubilations by Man United fans.
Frenkie de Jong liked the video, a shocking gesture that has excited Man United fans.
Meanwhile, the Red Devils have renewed interest in the deal, and Frenkie de Jong’s gesture can be seen as a welcome development.