After registering the arrivals of Philippe Coutinho (Liverpool) and Yerry Mina (Palmeiras), FC Barcelona went big in the market and truned to Major League Soccer and officially announced the arrival of Ballou Jean-Yves Tabla, offensive midfielder of the Montreal Impact.
Born in Abidjan, the Canadian international U20 singed for three and a half years with the current leader of the Liga (+ two additional years optional). At first, it’s about strengthening Barça’s B team. Its discharge clause was set at € 25 million (and seventy-five million euros in the case of extension).
??? BREAKING NEWS – Agreement with @impactmontreal for transfer of Ballou Jean-Yves. 18-year-old attacking midfielder joins Barça B from the MLS club on a three-year deal with an option to two more https://t.co/7ENiTs7Kea #BarçaB #BeWelcome pic.twitter.com/HwSSfYGvn6
— FC Barcelona B (@FCBarcelonaB) 25 janvier 2018