Frenkie de Jong #21 FC Barcelona vs Celta Vigo La Liga 01.10.2020
This is a rare Frenkie de Jong #21 FC Barcelona black and gold away shirt from La Liga game vs Celta Vigo, played on 01.10.2020. This was only the second game of the season and Barcelona won the away game 3-0 from goals scored by Ansu Fati, Lionel Messi (maybe an own goal) and Sergi Roberto.
This shirt has been washed as the game was played under heavy rain for re-use but was never re-used again. During Covid many clubs came under financial restrain and had to re-use many shirts and where them in multiple games – they were also in most games not allowed to swap shirts with other players because of strict Covid rules in Spain.
Frenkie de Jong arrived at FC Barcelona ahead of the 2019/20 season. During the previous season he and Ajax went all the way to the Champions League semi-finals having beaten Real Madrid and Juventus along the way.
De Jong’s exploits with Ajax earned him his move to Barcelona, where he is currently on his fourth season. So far, his highlight in Barca colors has been winning the 2021 Copa del Rey. Barcelona faced Athletic Bilbao in the final, which they won handily by 4-0. De Jong scored once and provided two assists in the final.
Aside from his role at Barcelona, Frenkie De Jong is also an important figure for the Dutch national team. Ahead of the 2022 Word Cup, he has earned 54 caps for the Netherlands.
Shirt features and condition:
- Worn Frenkie de Jong #21 FC Barcelona shirt
- Shirt has been washed because of Covid-19 outbreak
- FC Barcelona black and gold away shirt, short sleeves
- La Liga patch on right sleeve
- Beko sponsor on right sleeve
- Nike shirt sponsor
- Rakuten sponsor
- Shirt number #21
Provenance: Camp Nou. COA provided