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Frenkie De Jong expects to stay at Ajax unless an ‘absurd’ offer arrives

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The midfielder impressed in Champions League action

Ajax v Royal Standard de Liege - UEFA Champions League third round qualifying match Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images

Frenkie De Jong remains a Barcelona target and reports this week have even claimed the Spanish champions have some kind of agreement with Ajax.

The midfielder offered an update on his future on Tuesday after helping Ajax secure a 5-2 aggregate win over Standard Liege in Champions League qualifying.

“In principle I stay, but you never know in football, maybe there will be a club in four days that offers an absurd amount, so Ajax says go, so you can never predict it, but the chance is very big that I stay with Ajax.”

Source | Ziggo Sport

De Jong was in impressive form against Standard Liege.

Opta highlighted just how good he was in possession:

Ajax now face one final play-off against Dynamo Kiev to determine if they will qualify for the Champions League.