TURIN – After a long negotiation, the white smoke finally arrived: De Ligt is a new Juventus player. "Hi Bianconeri, this is @ mdeligt_ … I'm really happy to be here!" Here they are, through the Juventus social profiles, the very first words of Matthias de Ligt's Juventus player waiting to hear him in the press conference that should be held Thursday before the training coached by Sarri moves, starting Friday, in China to begin his summer tour.
After disembarking from the jet in Turin Casella in jeans and a white jersey, the now former Ajax player left the airport aboard Juventus' car, greeted by enthusiastic fans waiting for him at the Varco three exit. The Dutch central has now spent the night at the JHotel, a hotel owned by Juventus.
This morning the former Ajax defender supported the ritual visits to JMedical. Immediately afterwards he was made official as Juventus' new market coup for a figure that, according to rumors, is around 75 million euros.
De Ligt, who last season eliminated Juventus from the Champions League, rejuvenates the rear of Sarri's team. A luxury reinforcement, added to the grafts of Rabiot and Welsh Ramsey presented just yesterday by Juventus.
"De Ligt approaches Nedved by mentality and Ibrahimovic by ambition. He has everything to become a champion, among young people he is the number one ". So Mino Raiola, prosecutor of the Dutch defender who accompanied him to the Turin Medical Center, where he is supporting medical examinations for Juventus.
"It was the sports project that convinced Matthijs – the agent adds -, the best choice for him, for his career. It is important for a defender to arrive in Italy, he can become one of the best in the world ”.
No problem of coexistence with Chiellini and Bonucci, "the great champions always live well together", Juventus is "the best choice for its future". Many champions in the Raiola team, including Pogba, a dream of Real Madrid and Juventus: "I live the day, I'm here today but I don't know tomorrow. The same goes for Balotelli, we live for the day. Kean? Same level as De Ligt, he is a great champion, we'll see ”(source Ansa).
The De Ligt-Juventus article is now official. Raiola: "It's a bit Ibra, a little Nedved" seems to be the first on daily Blitz .
Source: Blitz Quotidiano