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sport news Barcelona make Ajax's Matthijs de Ligt their 'chosen one'

Javier Mascherano and Thomas Vermaelen could leave Barcelona next summer The Spanish giants want to bolster defensive ranks - and want younger players  They have identified Ajax defender Matthijs de Ligt as their top transfer target  The Nou Camp outfit will step up their pursuit of the centre back next summer

By Matt Maltby For Mailonline

Published: 11:38 GMT, 7 November 2017 | Updated: 11:38 GMT, 7 November 2017

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Barcelona have identified Ajax defender Matthijs de Ligt as their top transfer target and will make a move for the 18-year-old next summer.

De Ligt is highly rated at the Amsterdam Arena, breaking into the first-team fold last year and already has two senior caps for Holland.

His form for the Dutch giants has caught the attention of Barcelona, who believe he can fit the club's style of play with ease.

Barcelona have identified Ajax's teenage defender Matthijs de Ligt as their top transfer target

Barcelona have identified Ajax's teenage

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