12 May 2012

Vertonghen, vacation in Barcelona Frank de Boer of 'cicerone'

The Belgian defender enjoys the success of Ajax in the Netherlands League of resting in Catalunya. Fuel for the 'Mercato'.

The presence of Jan Vertonghen in Barcelona with the season about to start signings is fuel to feed the 'Mercato'. Ajax captain is in Catalunya with several of his teammates and team coach, Frank de Boer, past Blaugrana, who has recommended Barça that Belgian fiche his pupil.

The 'ajacied' Barcelona are celebrating winning the title of League of the Netherlands. The Dutch club take for granted the progress of Vertonghen, team captain and that after six years in the state (213 games, 27 goals) meets contract on 30 June 2013.

Originally midfield and converted as center-back and left back, is on the agenda of several Italian clubs and the Premier League. In the UK assume that Jan will choose the Tottenham Hotspur Harry Redknapp at the expense of Arsenal and managed figures of around eleven million.

With almost just turned 25 years (born Sint Niklaas, Belgium, 04/24/1987) has been capped 34 times and their coach, Frank de Boer of Barcelona's past, openly recommended hiring days ago. "If I were the coach of Barcelona, would sign a Vertonghen. It is one of the best center-back in Europe, very offensive and strong (1.89 meters). Would fit perfectly with its high quality and playing style and the philosophy Barça". Barça also manages the names of Thiago Silva (Milan), Javi Martínez (Athletic Club) and David Luiz (Chelsea). (via SPORT)