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Dutch pundits: Raiola taking care of Ajax defender De Ligt

Heerenveen chief Hans Westerhof believes Mino Raiola will prove a positive influence on Ajax defender Matthijs de Ligt.

With Barcelona and Manchester United keen, PSG are now favourites to land the stopper thanks to their £210,000-a-week offer.

Westerhof, however, says Barca could yet return with a counter proposal thanks to agent Raiola's tactics.

He told FOX Sports: “I think that Raiola is important because it increases the options. For Raiola, his wallet is the most important thing, but not for De Ligt."

Pundit Sjoerd Mossou also says, “It's a whole game of course. Raiola masters that like no other, but if the difference is very large, a deal will not come soon. Then you can see Barcelona as a nice club, but the deal won't come that fast."

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