22 Jan 2019, 04:16 IST
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Barcelona surprisingly signed Kevin-Prince Boateng on mortgage from Italian membership Sassuolo on Monday till the tip of the season.
The 31-year-old Boateng has gave the impression to be previous his prime after taking part in for the likes of AC Milan, Borussia Dortmund, Schalke, and Tottenham.
The settlement consists of an choice to purchase the previous Ghana worldwide for eight million euros ($9 million).
Boateng, who performs as a midfielder and as a ahead, can be formally introduced by Barcelona on Tuesday.
He turns into one other attacking choice for coach Ernesto Valverde as Barcelona stays in rivalry within the Spanish league, the Copa del Rey, and the Champions League.
Boateng performed as a striker for Las Palmas two seasons in the past within the Spanish league.
The bodily participant had been with Sassuolo since final yr. Earlier than that he was with Eintracht Frankfurt.
Boateng was in the course of a high-profile dialogue on racism in 2013 when he led his AC Milan crew off the sector after dealing with abuse from followers.
He performed for Ghana within the 2010 and 2014 World Cups.
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