‘Three years ago we went to the Nou Camp as fans… today you can tell the world you’re going to play for your dream club’: Frenkie de Jong’s girlfriend posts touching tribute after Dutch star seals Barcelona switch
- Frenkie de Jong sealed a £65m move to Barcelona from Ajax on Wednesday
- His girlfriend, Mikky Kiemeney, has praised him for completing ‘dream’ move
- The pair paid a visit to the Nou Camp to watch Barcelona in December 2015
Frenkie de Jong’s girlfriend has paid a touching tribute to the young midfielder for making his dream of playing for Barcelona a reality.
The 21-year-old completed a £65m move to the Nou Camp from Ajax on Wednesday, to end a transfer tug of war between a host of elite European clubs.
And the Dutch international’s partner, Mikky Kiemeney, has revealed the big-money switch sees de Jong join his ‘dream club’.
Frenkie de Jong’s girlfriend has shared a picture of the couple at the Nou Camp from 2015
De Jong rejected Manchester City in order to seal his ‘dream’ move to Barcelona this week
She shared a picture of the couple on Instagram, paying a visit to the Nou Camp to watch a game in December 2015.
She wrote: ’30 Dec. 2015, 3 years ago. we went to Camp nou as fans, and watched a game of your dream club.
’23 jan. 2019, today. The day that you can tell the world you’re going to play for your dream club. You made that big dream reality. Can’t wait to enjoy every minute of it together.
We’re gonna live your dream.’
De Jong’s partner, Mikky Kiemeney, is 21-year-old de Jong’s childhood sweetheart
She often shares pictures of the couple together on her social media profiles
They recently went on holiday to New York before de Jong sealed his move to Barcelona
De Jong will see out the rest of the season in Amsterdam before joining up with his new team-mates in the summer.
Kiemeney often shares pictures of the young couple on social media, and they recently went on holiday to New York.
She is de Jong’s high-school sweetheart, and could have been a sports star herself.
She is a keen hockey player, and made her debut for HC Den Bosch’s women’s team in 2015 aged just 17.
Barcelona completed a deal on Wednesday for the Holland international ahead of the summer