Barcelona CONFIRM Jules Kounde’s £46m arrival from Sevilla as Chelsea miss out on another target to the Catalan giants… with Frenchman signing a five-year contract including whopping £840m release clause
- Barcelona have confirmed the signing of defender Jules Kounde from Sevilla
- The Frenchman has signed a five-year contract at the Nou Camp
- Barca have inserted a huge £840million release clause in Kounde’s contract
- The defender will be ‘officially presented behind closed doors on Monday
The Frenchman has signed a five-year contract at the Nou Camp and has an enormous buyout clause of £840million.
The Catalan club dramatically beat Chelsea to the signature of Kounde this week.
The Blues were the front-runners to sign the defender, but Barca swooped in at the eleventh hour to make the Frenchman their fifth addition of the summer.
Barca announced that Kounde trained with his new club for the first time on Friday will be ‘officially presented’ behind closed doors on Monday.