And he says a return to Ajax to replace Mark Steijn could happen.
"It is a club that does not hesitate to dismiss trainers, so the team has to perform quickly," says fellow reporter Valentijn Driessen said about Ten Hag's situation in Manchester.
"I think that Steijn hopes that Ten Hag can hold on for a while."
Verwijn said: "Well, I don't know.
"On the other hand: it is a wonderful moment to join Ajax now. It couldn't get much worse, so I think that if he is fired, he will become a candidate again in the long term."