Barcelona agree Vermaelen deal

09 August 2014 06:01

Barcelona have agreed a deal with Arsenal to sign Thomas Vermaelen on a five-year contract.

The news that the 28-year-old Belgium defender is to make the switch was announced by both clubs on Saturday evening.

Arsenal confirmed Vermaelen passed his medical in Barcelona earlier that day, adding that his transfer is "subject to the completion of the normal regulatory process".

Source: PA