When it comes to the transfer market, Bayern are simply one of the best in the business.
Spanish media claim that Bayern Munich are linked with a new move for Frenkie de Jong.
The 24-year-old has attracted interest from various European clubs.
Barcelona spent €86m to sign the Dutch international from Ajax in the summer of 2019. He has five years left on his current deal which expires in 2026.
The midfielder has scored one goal and provided two assists in 25 appearances this season across all fronts.
The 24-year-old is considered one of the best midfielders in the Netherlands. He also left his mark on the international stage after scoring one goal in 38 senior appearances for the Netherlands national team.
The Dutch international midfielder has struggled to adapt to Spanish football and he could be released this winter.
De Jong is widely seen as a key transfer target for Bayern Munich this winter. He’s a long-term target for Bayern Munich and could be a decent addition to Julian Nagelsmann’s squad.
The former Ajax player has the talent to play many roles in midfield. He has the quality and experience to make an immediate impact.
According to the report, “Bayern Munich are considering a late transfer for Barcelona midfielder Frenkie de Jong. Marca say the Bavarian club want to sign the Dutch midfielder in this transfer window, and their representatives have already been in contact. with De Jong’s agents to show interest, which means the coming week will be huge for his future.The tension between the two clubs has been around for some time now and started when Bayern tried to interfere with the renewal of Pedri’s contract at Camp Nou and also tried to move on Sergino Dest.Barcelona responded by looking into a potential transfer of defender Niklas Sule, as well as inquiring about several German youth players. fails to sign De Jong in this window, he will try again this summer.The former Ajax player is seen as a player who would fit in perfectly at the Allianz Arena and is considered as a long-term option in their midfield.
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Bayern Munich will have to come up with a really tempting offer to bring Barcelona to the negotiating table. The German giants have the resources to tempt them but it will be interesting to see if they are willing to overpay for the player.
Barcelona are preparing to sell their midfielder if they receive a massive offer for him.
Is Frenkie de Jong the ideal candidate for Bayern Munich?
If Frenkie de Jong is available at the right price, he could be a smart acquisition for Bayern.
He has all the skills required to be a success at Bayern. Therefore, it makes sense that Julian Nagelsmann is stepping up his attempts to bring the Dutch midfielder to the Bundesliga.
Considering Frenkie de Jong’s talent and potential, he would be a very good signing for Bayern in the long term.
It will be interesting to see if Bayern Munich make their choice for the 24-year-old in the coming days.
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Should Bayern Munich make a move for Frenkie de Jong this winter?
Bologna-born Giuseppe Bianchi has spent more than a decade living in Rome and writing about Italian football, Spanish football and the Premier League for various Italian football portals and now he writes about European football for Euro Football Rumours. He's been thinking about football transfers pretty much nonstop since the 1990 FIFA World Cup in Italy. Aside from writing, he likes to spend his time fishing and rock climbing.