Thursday, 14 November, 2019

Louie Barry declines PSG for Barcelona, but WBA 'fuming'

Louie Barry Barry will be part of Barcelona's famous La Masia academy
Cary Erickson | 14 July, 2019, 12:27

Barry's contract with English side West Bromwich Albion expired last month and he had drawn interest from Europe's biggest clubs, including Paris Saint-Germain, Bayern Munich, Manchester United and Juventus.

Barcelona confirmed the signing on their official website on Birmingham born striker who has dual English and Northern Irish nationality and is considered one of the best young players in English football as he was unveiled by the Catalan outfit.

Louie Barry made the headlines when Barcelona unveiled him as the latest summer signing for their Under-19 squad on Thursday.

Louie Barry joins Barca.

Barcelona get Griezmann but Atletico contest 120-million-euro fee
The France worldwide becomes Barca's third signing of the summer, following the arrivals of Frenkie de Jong and Neto . FC Barcelona will sign former Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann after paying for his release clause Friday.

The England wonderkid was offered a three-year contract at the Baggies, but turned down the deal in favour of a move elsewhere.

West Brom are yet to confirm Barry's departure. He had played nine times for England's Under-16 side, scoring seven goals, and having netted 10 in five for the Under-15s a year ago, he also featured for West Brom's Under-23 side last season.

He also won the golden boot in November at the Val-de-Marne tournament which England Under-16s won. He's penned a three year deal and will play for Juvenil A next season.