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Defending Spanish League champs Barcelona have added some toughness to their side. Hard-tackling Argentine midfielder Javier Mascherano has passed a medical to seal his transfer from Liverpool to Barcelona.
Mascherano has agreed to a four-year contract at the Nou Camp, with Spanish reports putting the fee for the 26-year-old player at 22 million Euros. Mascherano became Barca's third acquisition of the summer after Spain striker David Villa and Brazilian full back Adriano Correia, and he helps fill the gap left by Yaya Toure's departure to Manchester City.
Mascherano is excited to join the defending champs.he said that Barcelona is the basis of the world champions Spain. He wants to be a humble helper to win more titles in the future.
|Argentine midfielder Javier Mascherano has passed a medical to seal his transfer |
from Liverpool to Barcelona.