Frenkie de Jong thinks only small changes have been implemented since Quique Setien replaced Ernesto Valverde at Barcelona.
Joao Felix's move to Atletico Madrid was the biggest of 2019, as clubs spent a record $7.35billion on transfers across the year.
Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo were voted into the Champions League Team of the Year for 2019 alongside five Liverpool players.
Barcelona head coach Ernesto Valverde lamented their inability to kill off the derby in which Frenkie de Jong saw red.
Frenkie de Jong was sent off in the second half as Barcelona were held to a 2-2 draw by Espanyol in the derby.
Frenkie de Jong compared LaLiga to the Premier League, having been linked to Manchester City prior to his Barcelona transfer.
Ahead of the final Clasico of the 2010s, we look at the exciting youngsters who could dominate the fixture in the next decade.
Antoine Griezmann finished third in the Ballon d'Or standings 12 months ago but the Barcelona ace has slipped down to 18th this time around.
Virgil van Dijk has had a great 2019 but Frenkie de Jong is adamant Barcelona team-mate Lionel Messi deserves the Ballon d'Or.
Ronald Koeman and Frenkie de Jong were thrilled as Netherlands clinched Euro 2020 qualification by drawing away to Northern Ireland.