Barcelona followers have abused their midfielder Frenkie de Jong who’s unwilling to take a pay-cut, as might be seen in a video launched by Diario SPORT. The 25-year-old was leaving the membership’s coaching facility when the followers gathered there hurled abuses at their participant. De Jong has been reluctant in shifting on from his ‘dream’ membership, who however wish to promote him.
The Catalans are deep in troubles with their monetary state of affairs which is retaining them from registering their 5 signings of this summer time. They should considerably lower down their wage invoice and have marked Frenkie de Jong, one of many highest earners because the participant t0 begin with. Nonetheless, they already owe him €20 million in wages from final season, and on high of which are asking him to take one other pay-cut.
Barcelona provide Frenkie de Jong ‘three choices’ to select from
The Holland worldwide has put Barca in a repair since he has opted towards each, taking pay-cut or leaving the membership. The Catalans had agreed a whopping €85 million take care of Manchester United for Frenkie’s switch just for the participant to reject the provide outright. De Jong desires to remain on the membership and succeed beneath new supervisor Xavi.
He had additional prolonged his contract till the summer time of 2026 with altered phrases throughout the pandemic. The brand new settlement reportedly meant that he agrees to vary his wages for the 2021/22 season, with the membership promising to extend the identical by the following season. Nonetheless, Barca are actually backtracking on their settlement which has upset the participant.
Whereas each Xavi and membership president Joan Laporta take into account him as an necessary a part of their mission and are prepared to maintain him, they need Frenkie to take a step ahead as effectively by agreeing to a salary-reduction. In any other case, the membership feels De Jong ought to depart since United, and now Chelsea are able to shell out within the extra of €85 million for him.
This could assist the membership with some cash-injection and clear huge wages off their invoice. However given the participant is agreeing to neither, they’re nonetheless unable to register their new gamers which embody the likes of Robert Lewandowski and Raphinha. Because of this, the membership’s followers let their anger out at Frenkie de Jong, shouting at him the chants of “Decrease your wage, p****!”.
💥 Graves insultos a Frenkie De Jong a su llegada a la Ciutat Esportiva
🗣️ ¡Bájate el sueldo, p****!
— Diario SPORT (@sport) August 10, 2022
Of their final try and power the midfielder into, Barcelona have threatened authorized motion towards him on the grounds that the contract extension he signed throughout the earlier board’s reign is ‘unlawful’. Barcelona have reportedly revealed to De Jong that they’ve discovered ‘criminalities’ in his contract, together with another gamers as effectively and so they may hassle themselves with authorized motion.
The Frenkie de Jong transfer-saga has taken fairly a toll now with ‘authorized motion’ now able to enter the sector. Barcelona sought to filter the state of affairs earlier than the switch window closes as a way to register their new signings, in addition to contract renewals.