Brazil international midfielder Lucas Lima will join Barcelona in January when his contract with Santos expires, the player has confirmed to ESPN Brasil.
Lima, 26, has a deal with Santos until the end of the year, and as of July 1 he will be free to sign a pre-contract agreement with Barca.
The midfielder has agreed a five-year deal worth €4 million per season with the La Liga club, including €5m in bonus payments. He will move to Europe in the new year.
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Borussia Dortmund have told Barcelona that Ousmane Dembele is not for sale this summer amid reports the Catalan club have held talks with the player's agent.
Barca sporting director Robert Fernandez said this week the club will make some "big-name signings" this summer and Dembele's name has been frequently linked with a move to Camp Nou.
However, Dortmund's sporting director Michael Zorc says Dembele is firmly part of new coach Peter Bosz's plans for next season.
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