Juventus rumored to be meeting with Raiola to discuss De Ligt’s future. De Ligt’s future with the Bianconeri in recent times continues to be discussed. Because, the Dutch player is rumored to be leaving Turin in the near future.
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Not wanting to lose one of their best players, Juventus wanted to meet Raiola to discuss De Ligt’s future. But Railo said discussions on a new de Ligt contract were still too early.
“These talks should take place in May, we are in November now, so discussions like this are not good,” Raiola said as quoted by Tribal Football, Thursday (11/18/2021).
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De Ligt’s contract with Juventus will expire in 2024, but that doesn’t necessarily make the Old Lady feel calm. Moreover, Chelsea and Barcelona are eyeing De Ligt to be brought in in the upcoming transfer market.
Considering De Ligt is one of Juventus’ future players in their defense. Of course retaining the Dutchman will be their top priority at this time.
Juventus brought De Ligt, who is still 19 years old, from Ajax for 85 million euros or equivalent to Rp. 1.4 trillion in 2019. However, De Ligt made his debut at Juventus with a fairly poor performance.