Frenkie de Jong Biography

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Frenkie de Jong

Quick Facts Of Frenkie de Jong

Celebrated Name Frenkie de Jong
Age 22 Years
Nick Name de Jong
Birth Name Frenkie de Jong
Birth Date 1997-05-12
Gender Male
Profession Footballer
Birth Nation Netherland
Nationality Dutch
Place Of Birth Arkel
Ethnicity White
Religion Christian
Mother Unknown
Father John
Horoscope Taurus
Brothers Youri
Weight 70 Kg
Height 1.81 m
Body Measurement Unknown
Marital Status In a relationship
Girlfriend Miky Kiemeney
Net Worth Unknwon
Salary Unknown
Source of Wealth Football Career
Position Midfielder
Current Club Ajax

Frenkie de Jong is a Dutch professional football player. He currently plays for Eredivisie club Ajax and the Netherlands national team. He plays as a midfielder. He is known for his dribbling, match intelligence, close control of the ball, and passing range and variety. He started his football career from Willem II. The Dutch young midfielder is due to transfer to Spanish club Barcelona having agreed to a future transfer worth an initial 75 million Euro fee. He will join Barcelona ahead of the 2019-2020 season.

He has garnered over 1.8 million followers on his Instagram.

Frenkie de Jong and Ajax are having One of the Best Seasons

Ajax created history when they reached UEFA Champions League semi-final since 1997. In doing so, AJAX defeated top clubs in Europe. They defeated Spanish giants Real Madrid in Round of 16 despite they lost 1-2 in the first leg. They defeated Real Madrid 4-1 at Santiago Bernabeu. 

They faced Italian league leaders, Juventus in the quarterfinals. They drew 1-1 against Juventus in the first leg and defeated 2-1 at Allianz Stadium. The young team of Ajax is set to face English club Tottenham in the semi-final. 

Ajax is also in the top of the Dutch league with 77 points. 

The young player, Frenkie de Jong has proved himself one of the key players of the team. Though he has already signed a lucrative deal with Spanish club Barcelona, he is in the verge of ending his career at Ajax on a good note. He signed a 75 million Euro deal with Barcelona in January 2019. His transfer will take effect on 1 July 2019, ahead of 2019-2020 season. 

What is Frenkie de Jong Famous For?

- Recipient of Eerste Divisie Talent Of The Season: 2016–17

- Transferred to Barcelona for 75 million Euro, effective from July 2019.

Frenkie de Jong

Source: @frenkiedejong

Where was Frenkie de Jong Born?

Frenkie de Jong was born on 12 May 1997. His birth place is in Arkel in the Netherlands. He holds Dutch nationality. Information about his parents and siblings are currently unavailable. 

Club Career

He joined the youth system of Willem II in 2004. He played his entire youth career at Willem II. 

He made his Eredivisie senior debut in May 2015 in a 1-0 home win against ADO Den Haag.

Ajax purchased him on a four-year contract, for 1 Euro which included a 10% re-sell bonus.

He was later signed for a fee of 9.11 million pounds. 

Frenkie De Jong

Source: @frenkiedejong

He was loaned back to Willem II in August 2015 until December 2015, where he played one Eredivisie match. 

He returned to Ajax in January 2016.

He made 15 appearances in the 2015-16 Jupiter League.

He primarily played as a central midfielder, in a three-man midfield. 

He was awarded the 2016-17 Jupiter League's 'talent of the season' award. 

He scored 6 goals, 8 assists, and received 2 yellow cards in 31 matches for Jong Ajax.

He made his senior debut for Ajax against Sparta Rotterdam.

Barcelona

Spanish club Barcelona announced the signing of de Jong in January 2019 on a five-year contract for a reported fee of 75 million Euro. The transfer would be effective on 1 July 2019. 

International Career

Frenkie de Jong has represented the Netherlands national team at different age levels. 

He has played for Netherlands U15, U18, U19, and U21 teams.

He made his senior international debut for Netherland in a friendly win against Peru in September 2018. 

Honors

Eerste Divisie Talent Of The Season: 2016–17

Eredivisie Player of the net worthMonth: December 2018, February 2019

Who is Frenkie de Jong Dating?

Frenkie de Jong is unmarried but not single. He is in a relationship. He is currently dating Mikki Kiemeney. The couple is having a healthy relationship. No other information about his personal life at present. 

What are Frenkie de Jong's Body Measurements?

Frenkie de Jong stands at a height of 1.81 m i.e. 5 feet and 11 inches tall. He has an athletic body build. His other body measurements are currently unavailable.

What is Frenkie de Jong's Net Worth?

He was signed by Ajax for a fee of 9.11 million pounds in 2015. Barcelona signed him in January 2019 for 75 million Euro. His transfer will be effective from July 2019. His major income comes from playing professional football, bonuses, and endorsements. As of 2019, his net worth in under evaluation. 

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