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'It turns out that Frenkie de Jong should have gone to Juventus': Louis van Gaal believes midfielder made wrong decision signing for Barcelona as he 'is not playing in his position Frenkie de Jong signed for Barcelona in a £65million deal from Ajax last summer  De Jong has made 36 appearances in all competitions to date for Barca  Louis van Gaal feels he is not playing in his correct role due to Sergio Busquets

By Luke Augustus for MailOnline

Published: 11:16 GMT, 3 March 2020 | Updated: 11:22 GMT, 3 March 2020

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Hindsight can be a wonderful thing and according to Louis van Gaal, Frenkie de Jong made the wrong decision in signing for Barcelona.

De Jong joined Barca in a £65million deal last summer from Ajax, rejecting interest from the likes of Juventus in the process.

The Holland international has played large part in Barca's season - making 36 appearances in all competitions to date.

Frenkie de Jong made the wrong decision in joining Barcelona and not Juventus last summer

Frenkie de Jong made the wrong decision in joining Barcelona and not Juventus last summer

That's the view of Louis van Gaal - who believes the 22-year-old is not being utilised properly

That's the view of Louis van Gaal - who

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