A deal to bring Arthur to Barcelona appears to be inching ever closer as Mundo Deportivo have provided an update today.
The club quote a source close to Gremio president Romildo Bolzan as saying that it’s all agreed and all that needs doing is for the contracts to be signed, sealed and delivered.
“Everything is agreed, the numbers are already closed. All that remains is to draft the contracts, which can probably be finalized this week,
Source | Mundo Deportivo
The latest reports suggest that Barcelona’s deal for Arthur will not see the Brazilian arrive until January 2019.
The midfielder is expected to stay at Gremio until next winter, although Barca may have an option to bring the deal forward, much like they did with Yerry Mina.