Release date: Friday, October 11, 2019, 1:49 am

Chelsea The young Juan Familia-Castillo has revealed that he was in line to move Juventus before he came in again ajax borrowed in the summer.

The 19-year-old moved from Ajax to Chelsea in 2016, but switched again to the Dutch giants, who also have the option to buy the defender.

However, Castillo has revealed that he almost went to Serie A champions Juventus before the deal came off.

Castillo has signed a new contract with Chelsea, for which he has not yet a senior appearance, before he has made the move to Ajax.

He told the Dutch magazine Voetbal International"It happened, so I chose Chelsea.

"Chelsea is a great club, so I am satisfied with my choice anyway. Being loaned to Ajax is absolutely beautiful.

"Actually, I should go to Juventus. That was number one. For some reason that was canceled. Now it's up to me to keep going. "

Castillo admits that he hopes to leave a positive impression on Ajax and persuade the Dutch giants to activate the call option in order to retain it permanently.

"Ajax has lent me a call option. If I do well this season, I hope to be bought and get more minutes in the Eredivisie. "

The defender is currently playing for Ajax's second string, Jong Ajax, who plays his football in the Dutch second division.

Castillo has not yet made a single appearance for Chelsea.