An Italian news report revealed that Juventus reached a final agreement with Ajax Amsterdam to join defender Matthijs de Ligt during the summer transfer market.
According to the network “Sky Sports” Italian, Juventus reached an agreement with Ajax with the final details regarding the terms of payment and was determined to arrive De Ligt on Tuesday evening.
Juventus will pay £67.5m for Ajax defender Matthjis De Ligt. (Source: Sky Italy) pic.twitter.com/gnao3uwyCZ
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“The next day, De Ligt will undergo medical tests and sign contracts,” he said. “The deal will cost 75 million euros.”
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According to previous press reports, De Ligt has reached a personal agreement with Juventus to sign five-year contracts for 12 million euros a year.
De Ligt has waged a fierce battle at the Mercato, after his brilliance in Ajax Amsterdam and the Dutch team, most notably Paris St Germain, Barcelona, Real Madrid, and Manchester United, before ending up in the ranks of the Bianconeri.