Barcelona kicked off the Champions League journey this season with a 5-1 victory. De Jong is one of the outstanding players in this game. Spanish media said that in the midfield position, he is the player that Koman most values .
According to UEFA official data, De Jong ran 11.21 kilometers in this game. He was the player who ran the most distance in the Barcelona team. This was also the most diligent game he ran since Koeman coached.
In addition, De Jong made 78 passes and the pass success rate was 94%. His partner's midfielder is Pjanic, who passed the ball 80 times and the success rate was 92%.
As Koeman's favorite player in the Dutch national team, De Jong is one of the core figures in his team building. "Marca" said that for the formation of a double midfielder, Barcelona have Germany, Busquets, Pjanic in this position to choose from, each player has different characteristics. And De Jong's athletic ability and his willingness to run are very important points in Koman's eyes.
作为Koeman在荷兰国家队中最喜欢的球员，De Jong是其团队建设的核心人物之一。 “马卡”表示，为组建双重中场，巴萨有德，布斯克茨，潘贾尼克在这个位置可供选择，每个球员都有不同的特点。德容的运动能力和奔跑意愿是科曼眼中非常重要的一点。