Manchester United blow: Frenkie de Jong included in Barcelona’s pre-season tour squad

A fresh update on the future of Frenkie de Jong has been provided on Saturday.

For the entirety of the 2022 summer transfer window, Manchester United have been linked with Frenkie de Jong.

However, the Red Devils do not appear to be close to agreeing a deal for the midfielder.

And now, on Saturday, FC Barcelona have released their squad list for the club's pre-season tour of the US, which includes De Jong:

This suggests that De Jong is not at all close to joining United, as he would have been left out of the squad if that was the case.

Elsewhere, several other Barca players did not make the cut, as the club want them sold as soon as possible:

Fabrizio Romano has also provided an update on De Jong, confirming that there is no agreement with United on the player’s side, and he has no intention of leaving Catalunya:

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