Several English and Catalan media are reporting that Barca are ready to announce the signing Paulinho
According to Daily Mail and Mundo Deportivo, Sport and RAC1, Barca have closed a deal with Chinese Guanhzhou Evergrande for their Brasilain midfielder, Paulinho.
The reports states that the Catalans are ready to splash out €40M to match the release clause of the Brazilian.
Sources from Camp Nou are confirming that the Barca are currently closing the deal, but are not ready to announce anything.
According to the reports, this purchase is not affecting the ambition to sign both Ousmane Dembéle and Phillipe Coutinho from Dortmund and Liverpool.