The new Barcelona signing Frankie de Jong will be the most expensive Dutch footballer. As announced by the Catalan club on its official website, Barca have finalized an agreement for the move of the Dutch player. Barca will pay 75 million euro to Ajax for the player and 11 million euro in variables.
With the arrival of Frenkie De Jong we add talent, youth and Barça style to our sporting project. We are convinced that he will be a key part of our team for years to come. Welcome, Frenkie! pic.twitter.com/9HCHmrlqvj
— Josep Maria Bartomeu (@jmbartomeu) January 23, 2019
At 86 million euro, Frankie de Jong dethrones Virgil van Dijk (signed 85 million euro) as the most expensive Dutch footballer. The new Barcelona midfielder who will earn approximately 16 million euros per year in 10 million + 6 million in bonus.