FC Barcelona have confirmed the signing of Atletico Madrid’s Turkish star, Arda Turan.
The club revealed in a statement that the decision to sign Turan was made after coach Luis Enrique expressed his desire in the player.
Turan signed a 5-year contract, costing the Catalan side €34 million, with a possible €7 million in variables.
Barcelona however revealed that the club had the option to resell Turan to Atletico, should they wish to do so, before the 20th of July.
Turan, 28, was a key part of the Atletico Madrid squad, and will be hoping to contribute as much to his new club.