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Transfer headlines: Saturday 6 January 2018
- Athletic Club coach José Ángel Ziganda reveals that Kepa Arrizabalaga wasn't granted permission to travel to Madrid for a medical (Read more)
- Yerry Mina has put in a transfer request at Palmeiras to press ahead with his move to Barça (Read more)
- Reports in Catalunya that talks between Liverpool and Barcelona for Coutinho are advancing with some sources citing transfer figure of 120 million euros plus 40 in incentives
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Liverpool have released a statement confirming that a deal has been agreed for the transfer of Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona. The statement said: "Liverpool FC can confirm Philippe Coutinho will be leaving the club after a transfer agreement was reached with FC Barcelona, subject to medical and agreement of personal terms."
Philippe Coutinho will travel to Barcelona this evening to complete his move, AS sources understand.
PSG had been hopeful of completing a deal for highly rated Fluminense midfielder Wendel but Sporting Lisbon have beaten the Ligue 1 giants to the 20-year-old's signature.
Barcelona B striker José Arnaiz, who has bagged three goals in three Copa del Rey games this season, could be the subject of interest from several Premier League club with Arsenal having already sent scouts to run the rule over the 22-year-old.
In Catalunya, local press claim that Barcelona are a step closer to landing Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho with Sport claiming that the two clubs have reached an initial agreement for the Brazilian. More details on that coming up shortly...
Espanyol keeper Pau López is now able to start negotiating with other clubs as he enters the final six months of his contract. Girona are toying with taking on the 23-year-old but Espanyol hope they can persuade him to stay by offering a new contract which the player is thinking over.
Villarreal are thinking about Colombian striker Roger Martínez as a replacement for China-bound Cedric Bakambu. The 23-year-old is on loan in China but is on the books at Inter Milan. The player has given his thumbs up to the move, now Villarreal must negotiate with Inter.
Good morning and welcome to our daily transfer updates, today, Saturday 6 January 2018. What did the Three Kings bring LaLiga's clubs last night? A number of clubs will be attempting to fill vacancies as players move across the board - Cedric Bakambu for instance said his goodbyes at Villarreal yesterday. We'll be bringing you news, updates and transfer rumours and gossip from all of the major European league so stay tuned throughout the day...