Barca signs Bravo replacement
25 August 2016, 19:33
Barcelona — Barcelona says it has signed Netherlands goalkeeper
Jasper Cillessen, clearing the way for Claudio Bravo to finalize his move to
Spanish champion says Cillessen signed a five-year contract after securing his
transfer from Dutch club Ajax.
looks certain to be the replacement for Bravo after his expected departure for
said on Saturday it had a "deal in principle" with City to sell
known for his passing skills, something sought by new City manager Pep
time goalie, Joe Hart, played in their Champions League playoff on Wednesday,
after Guardiola benched him for the opening matches of the season.
leaves, Barcelona's first-choice 'keeper would likely be Marc-Andre ter Stegen.