Ajax-Real Madrid: De Jong fit to face Champions League holders
Ajax boss Erik ten Hag has confirmed star midfielder Frenkie de Jong - set to join Barcelona - is available to play against Real Madrid.
"Frenkie is fine, he is happy to play the match," the Ajax coach told a news conference ahead of facing Madrid, who have won three consecutive Champions League titles.
"Like all of us, I imagine he will have an extra motivation, but we all have to play a Champions League game against Madrid.
"Frenkie only wants one thing, which is to close the season well, we have this match with Madrid and he is sure to be 100 per cent motivated to give the best.
"Neres is fine, he is very ambitious and a great fighter, he will show this on the pitch. He is a very important player for us and will be important against Madrid.
"He has problem in the adductor, but he has rested in the last days and I think he will be able to play the game perfectly."