Wolves break the bank to complete the signing of Barcelona right-back Nelson Samedo for a club record fee of €30m that could rise by €10 in add ons.
The Premier League club on Wednesday morning posted on their Twitter account that the defender have left the Camp Nou and later posting a video of Samedo at the Molineux stadium.
Last night at Molineux…
— Wolves (@Wolves) September 23, 2020
Samedo spent three years at Barcelona arriving at the Camp Nou in summer 2017 from Benfica and thus becoming the eight Portuguese player in Barcelona’s history.
Samedo after completing his deal to join Wolves told the club’s official website: “I chose Wolves because it’s a very good team that plays very good football. Last year, they did a very good season and it’s a very important team in England, in also Europe. I hope this year we can do very good things.
“Coach Nuno is a very good coach. He did very good things here in Wolves, and in other teams too. For sure I’m going to learn a lot from him.
“The team did very good things last the years. I’m ambitious and I hope this year we can do very good things, reach the top six and if it is possible , do something special.
“I’m very happy to be here. I’m excited to get started and thank you very much for your support and we are going to enjoy it together.”
Samedo made 124 appearances for Barcelona after joining in 2017 taking Wolves spending spree to £84m after the signings of Fabio Silva, Fernando Marcal and Ki-Jana Hoever.