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At 'The Best' ceremony, FIFA's best XI of the season was announced. However, it wasn't short of its critics because of the choices and absences. What should the real XI be, based on performance and current level?
Frenkie De Jong does not understand the debate surrounding his playing position on the field. The Dutch midfielder has asked for patience in what is still his adaptation process at Valverde's Barcelona.
Barcelona are planning to let Leo Messi, Frenkie de Jong and Marc-Andre Ter Stegen go to the FIFA ceremony on Monday. That is when 'The Best' prizes for last season will be distributed.
Dusan Tadic insists Ajax can still succeed in the Champions League despite selling Frenkie de Jong and Matthijs de Ligt.
Goals from Ansu Fati, Frenkie de Jong, Gerard Pique and Luis Suarez (2) gave Barcelona a comprehensive 5-2 victory over Valencia at the Camp Nou in La Liga. Kevin Gameiro brought Valencia back into the game and Maxi Gomez netted a late consolation for the away side as Albert Celades' first game in charge ended in defeat.
Frenkie De Jong has not quite found his place with Barcelona yet. The Dutch midfielder arrived at Barcelona this summer after a stellar season with Ajax, but he has not been able to show his best side. De Boer, former Ajax and Barcelona player, thinks Ernesto Valverde is to blame.
Matthijs de Ligt and Frenkie de Jong left Amsterdam as two of the great promises of world football. However, the two Dutchmen have not managed to live up to the expectations of their million-dollar transfers in either Barcelona or Turin to date.
Marc Overmars, Ajax sports director and knower of De Jong's talents, has asked for patience with the recently arrived Dutchman. Overmars says the best is yet to come, even claiming De Jong has a great future in store at Barcelona.
The experiment in the first game of the season against Athletic Bilbao did not show Frenkie De Jong in all his glory to Valverde, but his interior role in the clash against Betis meant that the Dutchman could show off all of his qualities.
Ernesto Valverde says Barcelona "expect a lot" from Antoine Griezmann, Frenkie de Jong and Neto this season.
Antoine Griezmann gave an exclusive interview to Barcelona. In it, he review his early footballing career, what he expects from this new adventure and he said he had new celebrations prepared.