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newsfootballa month ago

Reports | Chelsea looking to offer Juventus £50 million plus Timo Werner for Matthijs de Ligt

According to Calciomercato, Chelsea believe that Matthijs de Ligt is the perfect defender to replace the ageing Thiago Silva and are willing to offer Juventus £50 million plus Timo Werner. The Dutch defender endured a tough debut season but has now become a key part of Juventus’ squad.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Reports | Barcelona president Joan Laporta looking to sign Matthijs de Ligt this summer

According to Le10 Sport, Barcelona president Joan Laporta is very keen on signing Matthijs de Ligt this summer with the Juventus defender reportedly on the club’s shortlist. The 21-year-old only signed for the Serie A giants in 2019 and has made 75 appearances for the Old Lady since then.
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newsfootball4 months ago

Very happy at Juventus and Barcelona rumours make no sense, proclaims Matthijs de Ligt

In light of rumours linking him with a move away, Matthijs de Ligt has asserted that he is happy at Juventus and has no idea where the rumours linking him to Barcelona are coming from. The defender signed for Juventus a few years ago and has faced a challenging time in Turin since then.
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newsfootball6 months ago

Reports | Juventus unwilling to sell Matthijs de Ligt despite interest from across Europe

According to Calciomercato, Juventus are unwilling to let Matthijs de Ligt leave the club despite the fact that they’re reportedly looking to sell a big name. The Old Lady have suffered from a serious hit in finances thanks to the coronavirus pandemic and are reportedly considering their options.
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newsfootball8 months ago

Juventus confirm that Matthijs de Ligt has tested COVID-19 positive

In a statement released on Friday, Juventus have revealed that 21-year-old defender Matthijs de Ligt has become the second player to test positive within the space of a few days. The Dutch international has played a key role for the Old Lady since signing and has been placed in self-isolation.
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newsfootball2 years ago

Juventus confirm defender Daniele Rugani testing positive for coronavirus

Juventus has confirmed that star Daniele Rugani has tested positive for coronavirus and the club has activated isolation procedures. The Italian has found himself on the fringes of the team with the arrival of Merih Demiral and Matthijs de Ligt but is still considered to be a key part of the team.
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newsfootball2 years ago

Reports | Juventus plot £150 million Virgil Van Dijk move next summer

Liverpool centre back Virgil Van Dijk is reportedly wanted by Serie A champions Juventus in the summer. The chiefs at Old Lady feel that the former Southampton defender will be open to a new challenge at a new team if the Merseysiders can win the Premier League trophy at the end of this season.
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newsfootball2 years ago

Matthijs de Ligt can be the best in the world, proclaims Maurizio Sarri

Juventus boss Maurizio Sarri has admitted that defender Matthijs de Ligt can become one of the best in the world despite a shaky start. The former Ajax man signed for Juventus over the summer in a €75 million deal but has had a mixed start after injuries forced him into the starting eleven.
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newsfootball2 years ago

Do not feel invincible anymore, claims Matthijs De Ligt

After a mixed start to his life at Juventus, Matthijs De Ligt has admitted that he no longer feels invincible and that has caused problems for him. The 20-year-old has struggled since his summer move and was thrown to the wolves after injury problems saw Juventus without Giorgio Chiellini.
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featurefootball2 years ago

The Dutch New-Wave – Hype or something to fear?

Johan Cruyff once said football is a game you play with your head and that perfectly defines Dutch football. Tactically wonderful and aesthetic football played by players far better than many would expect, but can this golden generation do the one thing the others couldn’t and dominate the world?
Siddhant Lazar