According to reports from Dario AS, Mundo Deportivo, Fabrizio Romano and multiple others, Barcelona have confirmed the signing of Raphinha for £67m.
Raphinha has finally fulfilled his long-term dream of playing with Barcelona as the fifth Brazilian player to play for Barcelona. Xavi Hernandez has told the Barcelona board that he would prefer Raphinha to Ousmane Dembele in the right wing position.
However, Raphinha will be presented officially as a Barcelona on Thursday. The full details o the transfer is yet to be out but according o Fabrizio Romano the transfer fee was £57m plus £9m add-ons.
Raphinha is also expected to wear the no. 7 whether Dembele stays or not. It has been rumoured that Raphinha will also be payed £120,000 weekly which will amount to £6,000,000 yearly.
Raphinha is the fifth Brazilian to play for Barcelona. He is the successor of Neymar Jr.