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Barcelona confirms £27m Done deal for Arturo Vidal

The Chile midfielder has agreed on a three-year contract at the Nou Camp on Friday evening and will undergo a medical in the coming days, the Spanish champions announced on their website.

Barcelona have confirmed the signing of Arturo Vidal from

The agreement is pending a medical, which will be held over the next few days.

A Barca statement read: “Barcelona and Bayern Munich have reached an agreement for the transfer of player Arturo Vidal. The agreement is for the next three seasons and is pending the medical examination that the player will undertake over the course of the next few days.”

Vidal joined Bayern from Juventus in 2015 and won the Bundesliga title in each of his three seasons at the club.

Vidal played 124 competitive games for Bayern, scoring 22 goals and providing 17 assists. As well as his three Bundesliga titles he also helped the German giants win the German Cup in 2016 and the German Super Cup twice.

Barcelona is seeking to strengthen their squad considerably as they look to go all the way in the Champions League and Vidal, who has a century of caps for Chile, seems a perfect option to bolster their squad.

He will become the latest arrival at the Nou Camp this summer, with winger Malcolm, midfielder Arthur and defender Clement Lenglet having already joined the club.

Vidal trained with his Bayern Munich team-mates on Thursday for the last time before making the move to the Spanish champions.

Barcelona is seeking to strengthen their squad considerably as they look to go all the way in the Champions League and Vidal, who has a century of caps for Chile, seems a perfect option to bolster their squad.

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Chilean Vidal trained with his Bayern Munich team-mates on Thursday for the last time

It will be a new look midfield for Barcelona this season, with Arthur arriving and Andres Iniesta having left, while Paulinho has gone on loan.

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