Barcelona sell Denis Suarez to Celta Vigo
Barcelona and Celta Vigo have agreed to transfer Denis Suarez. The midfielder, who spent last season on loan at Arsenal, will move to his former club of Celtic in a 16 million euro transfer deal.
Suarez had been seen as a potential long-term replacement at Arsenal for the outgoing Aaron Ramsey, but struggled to make an impact at the Emirates under Unai Emery.
Journeyman Suarez will be hoping that a return to his former club will be the boost that the midfielder needs to rekindle his professional career, after a struggle for regular first-team action at the Nou Camp.
25-year-old Suarez has signed a four-year contract at the club and a statement on Celta Vigo's website read: "Eight years after leaving for Manchester City, Denis Suarez will once again wear the RC Celta jersey for the next four seasons. The Salceda midfielder will return to the club where he was trained and with which he made his debut with the Second B team at the age of 16 and when he was still a youth player.
Denis returns after playing for Manchester City, FC Barcelona, Sevilla, Villarreal and Arsenal. His list of honors includes two leagues, a Premier League, two HM the King’s Cups and a Europa League. International in all youth categories of the Spanish national team, debuted with the absolute national team in 2016."