Paulinho Celebrates a marked goal with the Guangzhou Evergrande


OFFICIAL: Scolari confirms the signing of Paulinho by the Barça

Published:13/08/2017 - 17:23h

Updated:13/08/2017 - 20:40h

Although neither the FC Barcelona neither the Guangzhou Evergrande have pronounced , the arrival of Paulinho to the Camp Nou already is a fact. Luiz Felipe Scolari and Zheng Zhi, trainer and captain of the oriental team, have confirmed his signing in a press conference

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If it does some hours simply was a rumour a lot of possibilities, now has turned into a certainty with all the letters: Paulinho will be new player of the FC Barcelona. Neither the Barcelona group neither the Guangzhou have confirmed of official way the news, but yes have done it his trainer and his captain in a press conference post party.

Luiz Filipe Scolari And Zheng Zhi have finish to pop what was a secret to voices, and is that finally the Catalans have accelerated the arrival of the international Brazilian for this same summer. It expects that in hardly some hours his incorporation have the poster of official and that it was presented in the next days.

"His traspaso to the Barcelona is an honour no only for Paulinho, but for all the clubs of the Chinese league. We wish him a lot of luck in Spain", affirmed Zhi after confronting to the Henan Jiaye, in some statements that underlined his own technician. 

"The high price that pays the Barça by Paulinho is a good recognition for the Guangzhou", commented Scolari, aiming to the 40 millions that would pay the Barcelona by the midfield player, of 29 years and a figure of the Chinese league, after travelling to Orient from the Tottenham.

Muscle for the medullary

Although the signing of Paulinho by the FC Barcelona has not finish to convince to the fans, his arrival can contribute solutions in a centre of the field with a lot of class but little physicist. In parties in which it was necessary an effort added in the medullary, the Brazilian can do gala of his greater virtues, the arrival and the muscle.

In spite of everything, in the Camp Nou walk slopes of the future of Philippe Coutinho and Ousmane Dembélé, the two elected to relieve to Neymar and contribute even more shine to the offensive culé. His incorporations have brought quite a lot of problems to the technical office, that follows working so that both footballers dress this summer the Barcelona T-shirt.

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