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"Meeting Lionel Messi gave me goosebumps" Barcelona new boy reveals all

14 January, 2018, 12:03 | Author: Heidi Alvarez
  • Colombian defender Yerry Mina has completed his £10.5million move to Barcelona

12 de enero de 2018, 12:40Barcelona, Spain, Jan 12 (Prensa Latina) Barcelona football club have been splashing the cash since the January window opened, breaking their transfer record with the Âú142million arrival of Philippe Coutinho. The 22-year-old had nothing but praises for his new team-mates even calling Lionel Messi the best in the world.

The 23-year-old Mina said he was delighted to join the La Liga leaders and he was aiming to achieve big things. Also, the 23-year-old center-half will now become the first Colombian to play for Barcelona and his unveiling was indeed a memorable one.

Former Palmeiras defender Yerry Mina is thrilled with his move to Barcelona.

He explained: "There's a saying in my country: 'Touch the ground you want to conquer with the sole of your feet'".

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"I am very happy to be fulfilling a dream for which I have always worked and fought".

"I have come to learn a lot and win big trophies", Mina said. "I'm going to work to bring something to the best players in the world", Mina said.

"I have come to work". I have an enormous joy to be in Barcelona, thanks to Colombia for all the support.

Mina will compete with Gerard Pique, Thomas Vermaelen, Samuel Umtiti and Javier Mascherano for a spot in the centre of Ernesto Valverde's defence. I will be calm and I'll try to control the adrenaline and I'll adapt to the group with my dancing.

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