Barca Complete Transfer of Sao Paulo Douglas
Barcelona – Barcelona officially get their seventh player this summer, after they completed a move back to Sao Paulo Douglas.
Douglas previously had flown to Barcelona to undergo medical tests after Sao Paulo and Barcelona to agree on the value of the transfer of 4 million euros.
Douglas also successfully passed the medical tests at the Ciutat Esportiva and eventually signed a contract duration of five years. Sao Paulo will get an additional 1.5 million euros depending appearance with Los Cules Douglas.
“This is the culmination of a career for me – this is what I really expected. I’m proud to play for this club. I want to thank those who helped me to move here and I hope I can pay for their trust in me to look at on the field, “said Douglas told Barca TV.
After joining Barca, the player whose full name is Douglas Pereira dos Santos was projected to fill the right-back post which now belonged to Dani Alves and Martin Montoya.
Barca issued a total of more than 150 million euros to bring in seven new players. Before Douglas, Marc–Andre existing Ter Stegen, Ivan Rakitic, Claudio Bravo, Luis Suarez, Jeremy Mathieu, and Thomas Vermaelen.