Official annoucement as Barcelona complete Depay signing from lyon on a free transfer following the expiration of his contract with the french side .

The annoucement ends the ongoing speculations surrounding the netherlands International playmaker future .

Barcelona complete Depay signing

Depay who is leading the netherlands at the ongoing Euro tournament can breath a sigh of relief as his club future is settled and a reunion with former manager Ronald koeman is rebirthed .

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Depay becomes the fourth player to join barcelona this off season following the arrival of Sergio Aguero and Eric Garcia, who were both signed after leaving Manchester City, and Emerson Royal .

The former psv , manchester united and lyon player is expected to sign a long term contract with the spanish side.

Depay has previously worked under Ronald koeman , when he was still the coach of the netherlands team .

Their short stint together spanned for almost two years where the former manchester united forward scored 11 times in 18 matches he played under Ronald koeman .

Memphis Depay performance at Lyon

The Netherlands international signed for lyon from Manchester United  in 2017.

He scored 76 goals in 178 appearances in all competitions over his four years with the French side.

His final season was his most remarkable one , however, as he netted 20 times in Ligue 1 to end up the joint-second top scorer behind Paris Saint-Germain star Kylian Mbappe, who got 27. Depay was top of the assist chart with 12.

Barcelona complete Depay signing and are still the most active club so far in the transfer market this off season .

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