Deco denies leaving De Jong

The director of Barcelona, ​​Deco has denied the departure of the Dutch midfielder, Frenkie de Jong. He said that the news that De Jong will leave in the summer "is false".

He added that De Jong is happy in Barcelona.

"There was a lot of fake news and he wanted to clear that up. I see De Jong happy at Barcelona. He is the best player in his position. It is at a high level", said Deco.

The 26-year-old has a contract with Barcelona until June 2026. He was transferred to Barcelona in 2019 from Ajax.