Nike assisted DeJong Barcelona move

Frenkie de Jong's €75m ($85m) move from Ajax to Barcelona this summer came with the assistance of outfitter Nike. De Jong, a Dutch midfielder, is also personally sponsored by Nike.

ESPN reports that Nike had agreed to help subsidise de Jong's Barcelona wages. PSG were thought to be the front-runners to sign de Jong prior to his agreeing to move to the LaLiga giants in February.

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