Frenkie de Jong issues statement ahead of January transfer window

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"The dark blue jersey of France's upcoming champions PSG, not the light blue one of Manchester City, will nearly certainly become De Jong's next summer", the paper said.

The news of PSG's interest is of no major concern to Ten Hag, who insists his squad - including De Jong - are exclusively focused on staying in touch with Eredivisie leaders PSV by beating PEC Zwolle on Saturday.

At his press conference ahead of Ajax's clash with PEC Zwolle, Erik ten Hag was asked about De Jong and joked, "Yes, I spoke to him". Barcelona would be looking for the next Busquets. But a certain French club called PSG might have other ideas.

"It's hard to say what will happen", De Jong said.

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Bayern Munich may be about to join the race for Ajax midfielder Frenkie de Jong, with the Dutchman already being linked with Paris Saint-Germain, Manchester City and Barcelona.

De Telegraaf newspaper claimed PSG had practically signed the player for 70m, however, although the Ajax player is in the process of arriving at the Parc des Princes, the Parisien's are clear that it won't be for that amount.

"It is nearly certain that De Jong, 21, will exchange Ajax for Paris Saint-Germain", popular tabloid De Telegraaf said.

'Maybe I'll stay for another year, maybe I'll leave.

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In an interview with The Guardian on Thursday, De Jong admitted he is uncertain over where his future lies. But I am not sure.

Expounding on the transfer speculation, in particular the stories surrounding a big-money bid from Ligue 1 champions PSG, he added: "It's an issue since the start of the season".

"Each player must personally make his choice".

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