- After Barcelona and Leeds reached an agreement yesterday for his transfer, and after his signing became official this afternoon, the Brazilian has landed at El Prat airport to sign for the next five seasons as a Barcelona player
Raphinha, the third signing of FC Barcelona 2022-23 after the hiring of Kessié and Christiensen, is already in Barcelona. The Brazilian winger landed this noon, around three in the afternoon, at the private flight terminal of the Josep Tarradellas airport, after Barcelona and Leeds, as kouraGoal announced, reached an agreement for the transfer of the Brazilian to change of 58 million, plus seven in variables.
The international of the ‘canarinha’, 25 years old, is now at the expense of passing the medical examination before signing his contract with Barcelona until June 2027. The Barça club has set up a large security device to avoid crowds in the terminal of private flights, but at the same time, it has also prevented the media from having access to capture the image of Raphinha ‘s arrival. The Brazilian left through a back door, while his girlfriend, his mother, and the rest of his relatives who have flown from Leeds with him paraded through the main door.
Previously, the player spoke to the Barcelona club’s media. “Hello culés, I am already in Barcelona”, said the Brazilian.