Spanish high soccer membership, Barcelona has confirmed talks with Leeds United to signal Brazilian participant, Raphinha.
The Catalans introduced in a publish on their official web site on Wednesday that an settlement has been reached with the English soccer membership for the switch of their 25-year-old midfielder.
Barcelona, nonetheless, famous that the deal might be accomplished after the participant passes his medicals.
Naija Information understands that Barcelona splashed the sum of 55 million euros with a possible 15 million euros in add-ons to land a five-year contract deal for Raphinha.
“Barcelona and Leeds United Soccer Membership have reached an settlement in precept for the switch of Raphael Dias Belloli, Raphinha, pending the participant passing his medical,” the Spanish membership stated.
The participant whose full title is Raphael Dias Belloli made his first Europe membership look for the Portuguese aspect Vitòria Guimaraes from the place he moved on to Sporting Clube de Portugal for six.5 million euros.
Subsequently, Raphinha obtained a French membership deal as Rennes paid 21 million euros to get him to play for them, making him their second most costly participant ever on the time.
Raphinha had a profitable spell in Ligue 1 and attracted the eye of Leeds United coach Marcelo Bielsa who made him transfer to the Premier League, Naija Information experiences.
In his first season underneath the Argentine coach, Raphina made 30 appearances, scoring six objectives and offering 9 assists.
Within the subsequent season, Raphinha scored 11 objectives and made three assists to assist the Yorkshire membership keep away from relegation.
Barcelona believes that Raphinha’s soccer expertise and expertise would in the meanwhile be wanted on the membership.