Breaking: Raphinha’s move to Barcelona is imminent as €72m guaranteed fee submitted to Leeds United, with all details included.
Xavi Hernandez and Barcelona are now set to get their man after a long negotiation with Leeds United. Chelsea and Arsenal has pulled out of the race for Raphinha.
The player only wanted a move to Barcelona this summer and Spanish source believe that the deal is all but done.
As per Gerard Romero, he is expected to be in Barcelona in the coming hours to complete his move this week.
BREAKING: Raphinha’s Move To Barca Is Imminent
Raphinha feels his move to Barcelona is “imminent”. Final verbal proposal: €72m guaranteed, with all details included. Leeds, expected to accept once it will be official bid.
Raphinha has been pushing with Leeds in the last 48h: he wants Barcelona only, as per Fabrizio Romano.
Barcelona are set to keep Raphinha and Ousmane Dembele, but they are likely to miss out on Memphis Depay.
No offer for the Dutch winger as of today, but the club are open to selling if an offer comes in this summer.
Ansu Fati, Ousmane Dembele, Raphinha and Ferran Torres are the main wingers Xavi Hernandez is expected to work with this season.