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Matthijs de Ligt still can’t make up his mind on future

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Matthijs de Ligt revealed that he’s yet to come to a final decision on his future, with his main focus on the Netherlands’ UEFA Nations League final.

De Ligt’s future continues to be one of the main talking points of the summer transfer window. The 19-year-old will likely leave boyhood club Ajax and has attracted a host of admirers.

Several media outlets across Europe have tipped Manchester United, Barcelona, Juventus, Paris Saint-Germain, Liverpool and Bayern Munich to bid for De Ligt’s signature.

The teenage centre-back’s profile has only grown in the past 12 months after leading Ajax to the Champions League semi-finals. He also lifted the Eredivisie crown for the first time in his career.

But it appears De Ligt intends to bide his time when it comes to his future.

“Obviously the Premier League is a great competition, but I haven’t made up my mind yet,” he told talkSPORT.

“I’m still looking at what to do.

“For me, the most important thing is to play. I think today showed what experience can do.

“Now I’m focusing on the next game against Portugal, that’s the most important thing.”

De Ligt scored the equaliser to take Holland’s Nations League semi-final tie with England into extra-time on Thursday.

England duo John Stones and Ross Barkley then committed fatal errors which led to Kyle Walker’s own-goal and Quincy Promes’ late strike to seal Holland a 3-1 win.

Now, De Ligt and Holland will go up against hosts Portugal in the Nations League final in Porto on Sunday.

GUIMARAES, PORTUGAL – JUNE 06: Matthijs de Ligt of the Netherlands (3) scores his team’s first goal with a header during the UEFA Nations League Semi-Final match between the Netherlands and England at Estadio D. Afonso Henriques on June 06, 2019 in Guimaraes, Portugal. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)