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Barcelona fear being trumped by Tottenham for De Jong after Sanchez

Barcelona fear being trumped by Tottenham in their pursuit of Ajax midfielder Frenkie de Jong.

Barca pushed to sign De Jong over the summer, but Ajax held firm.

Mundo Deportivo says with the market shut, fresh interest is arriving from the likes of Borussia Dortmund and Manchester City.

However, it is the presence of Spurs which have Barca most concerned.

Tottenham enjoy a good relationship with Ajax, having beaten Barca to the signing of Davinson Sanchez last year and there's concerns at the Nou Camp the same can happen with De Jong.

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