Bayern agree deal for Barcelona's Alcantara

Jul 15, 2013, 01:16 IST | PA Sport

Barcelona have reached an agreement with Bayern Munich over the transfer of midfielder Thiago Alcantara to the Bundesliga club.

A short statement from the Primera Division side said a fee of 25 million euros (£21.6m) had been agreed for the 22-year-old.

Josep Guardiola and Thiago Alcantara
Thiago Alcantara (right) with Bayern manager Josep Guardiola

“FC Barcelona and FC Bayern Munich have reached an agreement over the transfer of the player Thiago Alcantara to the German club for a total of 25 million (euros),” it read.

“This agreement also includes holding a friendly match between the two teams, which will be played in the next four years.” 

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