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Matthijs de Ligt arrives in Turin for medical ahead of joining Juventus

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Ajax Dutch superstar Matthijs de Ligt touched down in Italy late on Tuesday ahead of medical at Juventus.

Serie A side are on the verge of announcing the signing of Ajax central defender after the young Dutchman landed in Turin on Tuesday night. De Ligt has opted to sign a five-year contract at Juventus, worth around £206,000-a-week despite interest from Barcelona, Paris Saint-Germain and other top clubs.

The official Twitter account of Juve posted a video of his flight arriving, while also showing him walk off the plane and address the fans of the club in a video.

According to Gazzetta dello Sporthe’ll undergo a medical after Juve met his $83.7 million release clause.

He addressed the club’s fans and said how happy he was to arrive.

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