Matthijs de Ligt
Came through Ajax's youth system before establishing himself in the Eredivisie giants' first team at the age of 17. The highly-rated centre-back helped Ajax reach the Champions League semi-finals and win the league title in the 2018-19 campaign before making the Nations League final with Holland. His strong performances earned him a big-money move to Juventus in 2019 and it didn't take him long to become a first-team regular for Maurizio Sarri's side.
The Dutch FA have sent five players home from the Netherlands squad due to contracting infections at the team's training camp
The most valuable players in the world mostly under 23 years old – just think how much money they'll command when they come into their prime…
Matthijs de Ligt is Thomas Tuchel's favoured option in Chelsea's hunt for a new centre-back
Juventus could let Matthijs de Ligt go in a deal involving Timo Werner, but a transfer fee is yet to be agreed
Thomas Tuchel will have £200m to work with following Todd Boehly's takeover at Stamford Bridge
DE LIGT The race for Matthijs De Ligt's signature this summer is attracting Europe's biggest clubs – with Man United now reportedly joining in
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