Ajax have confirmed that Matthijs de Ligt is no longer at the training camp and will skip their trip to Austria.
The 19-year-old is widely reported to join Juventus in the coming days and the Dutch champions have confirmed that he is not traveling with them for their pre-season tour.
“Awaiting a possible transfer, Matthijs de Ligt does not travel with the group”
De Telegraaf, Sky Sport Italia and various others have reported that De Ligt is expected to complete a €70m move to Turin this weekend with an official announcement expected on Monday.
De Ligt is expected to sign a five-year-contract with Juventus, earning up to €12m per year, making him the second-highest paid player at the club.
Of the €70m transfer fee, it’s suggested that agent Mino Raiola will earn close to €11m in commission.