Arsenal agreed to sell midfielder Alex Song to Barcelona, the two soccer teams said on their websites.
Barcelona will pay 19 million euros ($23 million) for the 24-year-old Cameroon national team player, who will sign a five- year contract, the club said on its website. He’ll undergo a medical exam in two days, Barcelona said.
Arsenal tied Sunderland 0-0 at home today in its Premier League opener. Barcelona begins its season in Spain’s La Liga tomorrow at home against Real Sociedad.
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