Ajax have confirmed that Matthijs de Ligt is now not on the coaching camp and can skip their journey to Austria.

The 19-year-old is broadly reported to affix Juventus within the coming days and the Dutch champions have confirmed that he’s not touring with them for his or her pre-season tour.

“Awaiting a attainable switch, Matthijs de Ligt doesn’t journey with the group”

De Telegraaf, Sky Sport Italia and varied others have reported that De Ligt is anticipated to finish a €70m transfer to Turin this weekend with an official announcement anticipated on Monday.

De Ligt is anticipated to signal a five-year-contract with Juventus, incomes as much as €12m per yr, making him the second-highest paid participant on the membership.

Of the €70m switch payment, it’s steered that agent Mino Raiola will earn near €11m in fee.