Barcelona Confirm £27m Agreement Struck With Bayern Munich To Purloin Arturo Vidal

  • Barcelona Confirm £27m Agreement Struck With Bayern Munich To Purloin Arturo Vidal

Barcelona Confirm £27m Agreement Struck With Bayern Munich To Purloin Arturo Vidal

Vidal is Barcelona bound after a fee was agreed between them and Bayern Munich on Friday.

Vidal joined Bayern from Juventus in 2015 and scored 22 goals and supplied 18 assists in 124 competitive games, winning three Bundesliga titles in as many seasons.

"FC Barcelona will soon inform of the arrival of the player and the agenda of the presentation", the statement added.

Arturo Vidal bade a warm farewell to Bayern Munich, after completing his move to Barcelona.

He leaves Camp Nou having won two La Liga titles and three Copa del Rey crowns.

The Chilean worldwide joined Bayern Munich in 2015 from Juventus, and won the Bundesliga title in each of his three seasons at the club.

Vidal had been involved in Barcelona's pre-season matches in the United States due to the late return of their World Cup stars, but his future had always been in doubt due to the progressive transfers.

Barcelona new boy Arturo Vidal was offered to both Manchester City and Manchester United last month, Spanish journalist Jose Alvarez claims. "Bayern chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge added: ".I wish to thank Arturo with all my heart for three fantastic years.

He helped Juve win Italy's Serie A four times in four seasons after moving to Italy from Bayer Leverkusen in 2011.