- The Barcelona club has communicated a principle of agreement with Leeds for the Brazilian, pending the player passing the medical check-up
Raphinha is already a new Barcelona player waiting for him to pass the medical check-up. This is how FC Barcelona has made it official in a statement.
” FC Barcelona and Leeds United Football Club have reached an agreement in principle for the transfer of Raphael Dias Belloli, Raphinha, pending the player passing the medical examination,” explained the Catalan club, which did not give more details of the transfer. operation.
Raphinha will sign until June 2027 in exchange for 58 million, plus 7 in variables. The Brazilian international had reached an agreement with Barcelona for weeks but was waiting for the Barcelona club to agree with Leeds, who had superior offers for him from Chelsea, Tottenham, and Arsenal, who were even willing to reach the 75 million. However, Raphinha ‘s insistence on wanting to play alone for Barcelona, together with the pressure exerted by Deco, the player’s agent, has been key for the winger to see his dream of playing at the Camp Nou come true.