RAPHINHA will apparently undergo his Barcelona medical on Wednesday because he edges nearer to finishing his £58million transfer from Leeds.
The Brazilian winger has tried a transfer tug-of-war between your Spanish giants and Chelsea.
Also it appears Nou Camp legend Xavi has finally got his man.
Based on Spanish radio station COPE, the 25-year-old will are accountable to Barcelona HQ after which have his medical with club doctors.
The Catalans want in conclusion the offer to allow them to include Raphinha on their own pre-season tour of america.
Barca have recently posted an offer worth a preliminary £49million, rising to £58m with add-ons.
Leeds are likely to believe that offer, using the deal set to become confirmed imminently.
Barca lately agreed a £178million deal to sell a ten percent stake within their La Liga TV legal rights for the following twenty five years.
But individuals funds must apparently be employed to balance the books rather of spending money on beginners.
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Nonetheless, Barca are actually near signing Raphinha inside a big bucks move – whilst ongoing to chase Robert Lewandowski.
Raphinha scored 11 goals in 35 Premier League games for Leeds throughout the recent campaign.
But he wasn’t incorporated in boss Jesse Marsch’s pre-season touring squad to Australia.
And today his escape from Elland Road is near completion.