Matthijs de Ligt makes move to Juventus for €75 million from Ajax
Teenager joins Serie A champions on a five-year deal
Juventus have announced the signing of highly-rated Dutch centre-back Matthijs de Ligt from Ajax.
The 19-year-old, who had previously been linked with Manchester United and Barcelona, has signed a five-year contract with the Serie A champions.
Juve have paid an initial fee of €75 million (Dh309.5m) for a player who helped Ajax reach last season's Uefa Champions League semi-finals and win the Eredivisie title, while reaching the Nations League final with the Netherlands.
Updated: July 19, 2019 04:14 PM