Deario Sport reported on Sunday that. Ferran Torres January transfer from Manchester City to Barcelona is nearing completion. It was previously stated that the 21-year-old will choose to wear the number 25 shirt of Azul Grana.
As previously report. Barcelona will pay €55 million plus an additional €10 million in bonuses to bring in Manchester City. Ferran to reinforce their attacking line in January. Following manager Xavi Hernandez. The 41-year-old sees the ex-Valencia winger a more suitable addition to RB Leipzig’s Daniel Olmo. Especially the goalscoring record that the young Ferran has done better.
Diario Sport add that. Ferran will sign a five-and-a-half-year contract with Barcelona. And will likely be officially confirmed on Tuesday, December 28. After the 21-year-old arrives in Barcelona on Monday to undergo a medical and sign an official contract.
However, Ferran has only been able to meet new friends at Barcelona’s training. Ground Ciutat Esportiba as the 21-year-old is still recovering from a foot injury. He will register as a Barça player on January 3. And is expect to make his debut for the Catalan giants against Rayo Vallecano on January 19.
According to reports, Ferran will choose to wear Barcelona’s number 25 shirt. As La Liga rules require first-team players to wear the number 1-25 shirt. After Daniel Alves picked the number. 8 went before, leaving only numbers 25 and 19. Which used to belong to Sergio Aguero Gun. Who announced his retirement due to heart problems.