Barcelona speaks on offering Jong to Chelsea, confirm meeting with Boehly
Barcelona president, Joan Laporta, has confirmed a meeting with Chelsea owner, Todd Boehly.
However, he claimed they only talked about football and that the LaLiga club did not offer Frenkie de Jong to the Blues.
Barca have beaten Chelsea to the signing of both Raphinha and Jules Kounde this summer, and Laporta insists there is no problem between the two clubs.
We’ve never offered de Jong to Chelsea. No, no, no. We had a nice dinner with Boehly in Barcelona and we talked about football.
“Boehly, extraordinary person. No problem with Chelsea.
“It just so happens that some of the players they wanted, we also wanted,” Laporta said.
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