De Ligt: Cristiano Ronaldo told me to join him at Juventus
Cristiano Ronaldo asked Matthijs de Ligt to join him at Juventus after the pair met in the UEFA Nations League last on Sunday.
De Ligt was on the losing side as Portugal built on their Euro 2016 to claim yet another crown with a 1-0 victory, however the Ajax protector was seen chuckling with Ronaldo after the last whistle.
« Ronaldo asked me to go to Juventus, » De Ligt uncovered in the blended zone after the destruction.
« I was surprised by his request, which is the reason I snickered.
« I didn’t understand him at first. »
De Ligt is wanted by many of Europe’s elite, notably F.C Barcelona, however he’s just reasoning about taking a break now.
« I’m going on holidays now, » he said.
« I’m going to consider what’s best for me and afterward I’ll choose.
« It’s significant for a youthful player to play, that is the main thing I’m certain of. »