Barcelona is set to sign teenage midfielder Unai Hernandez from Girona according to Fabrizio Romano.
The Spaniard, born in 2004, will join up with Barcelona’s youth team and a full agreement is in place. He’ll be the latest arrival in a hectic summer at Camp Nou.
Barcelona has already brought in Franck Kessie, Andreas Christensen, Raphinha, and Robert Lewandowski this summer transfer window to strengthen the first team
However, and give Xavi Hernandez the tools to compete with Real Madrid for major honors both in Spain and in Europe.
But by bringing in someone like Hernandez they’re also keeping an eye on the future.
Hernandez, 17, has just a year left on his deal at Girona.
He’s only played one game for the first team totaling 28 minutes but has developed quite an impressive name in youth footballing circles in Catalonia.
It’ll be interesting to follow his development when he finally arrives in Barcelona.