The versatile defense, recommended by Frank de Boer at Barça, has come from 'break' with Ajax.
The trip, which the Dutch club has tried to keep secret to avoid speculation 'Mercato' award for the league title.
Brilliant Dutch champion, Ajax of Frank de Boer moved Friday to Barcelona as part of a 'break' two-day morbidity included: between Jan Vertonghen expedition is recommended by Frank himself as reinforcements for the defense azulgrana, "would fit perfectly into Barça," with past claimed Blaugrana coach as a player, referring to the versatility and the solvency of Belgian international, 25 and 1.89 m. tall.
Vertonghen performs equally as central, left back or central midfielder and also can act inside-half. Captain 'ajacied' has been voted "MVP" of the Eredivisie'2011-12, a double honor for being a defender. Their quality has not gone unnoticed, or Arsenal and Tottenham have you in the spotlight for months.
The market value of Vertonghen is about 12 million, making it an attractive target price also. Both Gareth Bale (Tottenham), Jordi Alba (Valencia) and Thiago Silva (Milan), to highlight the more pull names for Barça managed to shore up the rear would be much less affordable.
Ajax, which is housed in a luxurious hotel in the Port Olimpic and sightseeing plans during your stay in the Catalan capital, wanted to keep secret this journey precisely to avoid speculation about possible signings, but players like Lorenzo Ebecilio or Jody Lukoki have offered details through Twitter.
So far it has not transcended if contact could result in key Barça 'Mercato'. According to some sources, Jan Vertonghen could extend their stay in Barcelona for a possible deal. (via MD)