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As the speculations linking Matthijs de Ligt with a move away from Ajax get hotter everyday, it has been reported that the youngster has reportedly claimed he used to own a Manchester United shirt with Cristiano Ronaldo’s name on the back.
De Ligt is linked with both Manchester United and Juventus as well as Barcelona and PSG.
“We came to the conclusion that I always wanted to be Cristiano Ronaldo when we played soccer in the garden. Especially during the period when he played at Manchester United, said De Ligt.
“Even my first football shirt was his.”
It’s however uncertain which colors the Ajax youngster will defend next season.