11 May 2012

[Ex player] Frank de Boer: "Barça should sign to Vertonghen"

The current Ajax coach is convinced that the Belgian center-back would be a great signing for Barça.

The current Ajax coach and former player of Barça, Frank de Boer, Esports COPE analyzed for two of his players expected to leave the Dutch club this season to make the leap to a great and sounding as possible future events for the Blaugrana. "If I were the coach of Barcelona, would sign a Vertonghen" said de Boer, who is aware that the Belgian abandon the ranks of his team at the end of this season.

The ex Barça defender for five seasons, said: "It is one of the best center in Europe. It is very offensive and strong ", adding:" I could fit perfectly because it has great quality and playing style and the philosophy Barça ". The central position of the positions you want to enhance both the technical secretariat as Tito Vilanova ahead of next season, so the choice of defense wins whole 25 years since their price would be lower than other footballers enshrined in that district.

Moreover, the Dutchman who became champion of the Eredivisie with Ajax, also gave his opinion on the right side of his team, who have been following the great teams of Europe, Gregory Van der Wiel, "is a lateral could be adapted very well to Barça. It has a style similar to Dani Alves goes very quiet attack and has to go up and touch the ball, "said de Boer. (via SPORT)