Coutinho’s deal with Barcelona is complete (Photos)
Barcelona new signing, Philippe Coutinho has officially joined Barcelona on Monday after completing a move from Liverpool thought to be worth 160 million euros ($192 million), making it the third richest transfer in history. The youngstar signed a five-year contract in a ceremony alongside Barca president, Josep Maria Bartomeu.
Just before the signing was don, Barcelona announced that Coutinho won’t make debut for the team till the ending of January due to thigh injury.
— FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona) January 8, 2018
Barca coach, Ernesto Valverde has predicted the Brazilian will comfortably fit into a team already containing global superstar Lionel Messi.