The player, his agent, and his club have all agreed to the plan to bring one of Brazil’s best young talents to the Camp Nou this transfer window.
The fee is expected to be around 40 million euro, and he will sign for five seasons.
Roque, who plays in Brazil for Athletico Paranaense, is considered to be one of the best striker prospects to come out of the country in a long time. He’s achieved success at youth level for Brazil, and has already made his senior debut.
Barça need three sales to register the player and make it all official. If all goes as planned, this would mean Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will not return to Barça.