Barcelona have signed Colombian defender Yerry Mina from Palmeiras.
The La-Liga giant made an announcement they have agreed a transfer fee of £10.5million for the 23-year-old.
Mina will join the club on a five-and-a-half-year deal and is Barcelona’s second January transfer signing of the year.
Barcelona have squandered no time in reinforcing their squad following Philippe Coutinho’s £145million arrival.
Mina, who has a release clause of £88.6m, will give defensive cover, yet he likewise has a decent record in front of goal.
In spite of the fact that he has just played nine times for his country, he has discovered the net on three events. He additionally scored nine goals in 49 matches for Palmeiras.
Barcelona are nine points clear at the highest point of La Liga are still in the Champions League and Copa del Rey.
Ernesto Valverde’s side takes on Celta Vigo in the second leg of the last-16 Copa del Rey clash on Thursday night with the tie to be decided after a 1-1 draw in the first leg.