HAALAND DEFENDED OVER PASSING STATS

Ex-Manchester City and AC Milan midfielder Nigel De Jong has come to the defence of new Manchester City striker ErlingHaaland over his average passing stats. Nigel De Jong defended the Norwegian international while he was on BeIN Sports recently. BeIN Sports presenter Richard Keys pointed out to Nigel De Jong that Haaland has an average…

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                         DE JONG URGES JESUS TO JOIN BARCELONA THIS SUMMER

Barcelona are considering a €30million swoop for Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus during the summer transfer window – according to reports. Jesus signed for City in 2017 and has made 228 appearances for the club. During that time the Brazilian has scored 89 goals and added 45 assists. However, due to the strength in depth…

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UNITED WARNED OVER AJAX BOSS

Former Manchester City midfielder Nigel De Jong has warned Manchester United officials about the possible appointment of highly rated Ajax Amsterdam boss Erik Ten Hag as their new manager. Nigel De Jong talked about his compatriot in a chat with presenter Richard Keys on popular media outlet BeIN Sports. According to the Dutchman, Ajax manager…

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DE JONG: GUARDIOLA TRANSFORMED MAN CITY

Although Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola is yet to win the UEFA Champions League title at Manchester City, it would be agreed by a great number of people that he singlehandedly initiated a huge transformation at the club. The European title is the only prestigious triphy that he is yet to help the club win…

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DE JONG PRAISES ‘WORKHORSE’ SILVA

Retired Dutch international Nigel De Jong was recently mesmerised by the performance of Bernardo Silva during a Premier League game. Nigel De Jong took to his Twitter handle to shower encomiums on Portugal national team star Silva for his performance on the way to a dominant win over rivals Manchester United in the derby earlier…

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GUARDIOLA QUESTIONED OVER STERLING

Nigel De Jong has questioned Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola over the playing minutes given to England international Raheem Sterlingin his team this season on the back of the arrival ofcompatriot Jack Grealish from Aston Villa this summer. The Dutchman talked about former club Manchester City while he was recently on the Keys and Gray…

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DE JONG: CITY CAREER EXAMINED

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Dhr-CvFX4AMxyMT.jpg Dutchman Nigel De Jong was one of the most expensive signings at the start of the new era at Manchester City under Sheikh Mansoor. Manchester City paid around  £18m to sign the Dutch midfielder from German team Hamburg during the winter transfer window in 2009. Nigel De Jong was signed by Mark Hughes who…

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DE JONG REVEALS WHY HE DIDN’T SIGN FOR MAN UNITED

There have been a lot of players in the past who have had the opportunity to sign for Manchester United but decided not to join the Red Devils for one reason or another. One of those players is former Inter Milan and Netherlands midfielder Nigel de Jong. The combative midfielder was once a huge prospect…

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DE JONG DELIGHTED WITH WIJNALDUM INFLUENCE

Ex-Netherlands international midfielder Nigel De Jong has been impressed with the form of newly signed Paris Saint Germain (PSG) player GeorginioWijnaldum for the Dutchnational team at the Euro 2020 tournament. Wijnaldum has been one of the leading lights at the tournament being hosted by 11 cities in Europe. Nigel De Jong praised Wijnaldumfor his form…

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UCL THE ULTIMATE GOAL FOR CITY

Al-ShahaniaSC of Qatar midfielder Nigel De Jong has disclosed that the ultimate goal for newly crowned Premier League champions Manchester City was winning the UEFA Champions League (UCL). Nigel De Jong talked about former club Manchester City and the Champions League in an interview with Sky Sports. According to him, the ultimate goal of winning…

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