Barcelona agree deal with Sevilla for Ivan Rakitic

Barcelona announce that they have reached an agreement for the transfer of Ivan Rakitic.

Barcelona have confirmed that they have reached an agreement with Sevilla for the transfer of Ivan Rakitic.

The 26-year-old midfielder joins the Catalan club on a five-year contract, with Denis Suarez moving the other way on loan for the next two seasons.

Rakitic is currently on duty with Croatia at the World Cup and recently said that it was a dream come true to join Barca.

Last season at Sevilla, he made 59 appearances and scored 15 goals as the Andalusian club came fifth in La Liga and won the Europa League.

Sevilla's Ivan Rakitic celebrates after scoring his team's second goal against Rayo Vallecano during their La Liga match on September 25, 2013
Read Next:
Barcelona close to Rakitic deal
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Barcelona87102432122
2Valencia853021101118
3Real Madrid8521157817
4Atletico MadridAtletico8440135816
5Sevilla851294516
6Leganes842273414
7Real Sociedad84131917213
8Villarreal84131110113
9Real Betis84131717013
10Celta Vigo83231813511
11Athletic Bilbao8323109111
12Levante8242810-210
13Espanyol8233711-49
14Getafe822410918
15Deportivo La CorunaDeportivo8224916-78
16EibarEibar8215317-147
17GironaGirona8134713-66
18Las PalmasLas Palmas8206718-116
19AlavesAlaves8107312-93
20Malaga8017418-141
LIVE SCORES VIDEPRINTER
expand