Barcelona rival Arsenal for Montpellier defender Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa

Barcelona have joined the interest in Montpellier defender Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa. Barca chiefs are in the market for a new centre-half on the request of coach Tito Vilanova.

Barcelona have joined the interest in Montpellier defender Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa.

Barca chiefs are in the market for a new centre-half on the request of coach Tito Vilanova.

CalcioMercato.com says their search has led to Yanga-Mbiwa, who is also on the shopping lists of Arsenal and Chelsea.

The young stopper is off contract in June.

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