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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 Sport, he’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.