Ajax winger Justin Kluivert has confirmed that he would like to follow in his father’s footsteps playing for Spanish giants Barcelona.
Kluivert, whose father Patrick Kluivert also played for the Catalan side between 1998 and 2004, is currently regarded as one of the top prospects in Europe.
Justin Kluivert has big ambitions pic.twitter.com/TTBSQ3Kusv
— B/R Football (@brfootball) March 24, 2018
The 18-year-old has been strongly linked with Manchester United move, but the Dutchman has made it clear that he wants to play for his father’s ex-club.
The next two are Hirivng Lozano and Justin Kluivert. Lozano has produced incredibly well for PSV this season, while Kluivert is a gifted dribbler who has had instances of being a two footed player with his crossing https://t.co/zQPAKR0h5P
— Mohamed (@MoeSquare) April 15, 2018
The youngster has made his senior international debut on Monday, 26 March, during the Oranje’s 3-0 victory over Portugal.
Justin Kluivert: “My dream club ? Barca.” pic.twitter.com/GyGdXDpWen
— Barca Galaxy (@barcagalaxy) March 28, 2018
Kluivert Jr. told Goal: “My dream club? Barcelona. That is my dream club. To follow in my father’s footsteps? Yes. That is my dream club in the end.”
“I would not mind going elsewhere, but Barcelona is the dream.”
Justin Kluivert: “My dream club ? Barca.” pic.twitter.com/lZaFZkZSqj
— Barca Galaxy (@barcagalaxy) April 19, 2018
Meanwhile, Netherlands international has already scored 8 goals and 4 assists from 30 appearances for Ajax this season. Therefore, Manchester United are still monitoring the Dutchman.