Barcelona have settled on the name of the defender, who will sign in the transfer window next winter, to fill the deficit line of defense, after injury to Samuel Omtiti and Thomas Vermaelin.
The newspaper “Sport” on Thursday, Barcelona and Valencia reached a final agreement for the transfer of defender Jeison Murillo, to the ranks of the Catalan team, starting in January.
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The newspaper pointed out that things have already been resolved, and is expected to appear Colombian defender today in Barcelona, for medical examination, in preparation for signing contracts.
Although manager Ernesto Valverde wanted to sign Chelsea defender Andreas Christensen, the negotiations stalled with the Blues management, with the Bulgarians heading to end Murillo’s deal from Valencia.