Growing up to be a tough defender, Matthijs de Ligt studied with two figures at Juventus


Juventus center-back, Matthijs de Ligt, gave an answer to rumors of joining Barcelona.



BOLASPORT.COM – Matthijs de Ligt admitted himself studying with two figures on Juventus in order to grow into a formidable defender.

Juventus bring in Matthijs de Ligt from Ajax Amsterdam in the 2019 summer transfer window.

For the sake of securing the signature Matthijs de Ligt, Juventus willing to disburse funds of up to 85.5 million euros (around Rp. 1.4 trillion).

Juventus, who at that time was still being cared for by Maurizio Sarri, projecting De Ligt as the main defender.

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However, the early arrival of the defender with the Dutch passport in the Italian League did not go smoothly.

De Ligt’s performance at the start of the 2019-2020 season is somewhat worrying because he often makes blunders, especially handball.

Slowly but surely, De Ligt was able to attract Maurizio Sarri and seal a place in the heart of the Bianconeri defense.

In his debut season at Allianz Stadium, De Ligt made 29 appearances in the Italian League with 26 appearances as a starter.


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