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Gremio midfielder Arthur: I'm anxious to go to Barcelona

Gremio midfielder Arthur Melo admits he's eager to see his move to Barcelona finalised.

A Gremio delegation are in Barcelona this week to put the finishing touches on Arthur's sale to Barca. The deal is expected to be worth €30m plus €10m in bonuses.

"I am anxious to go to Barça," he told fans at a Porto Alegre shopping centre function.

"Of course, this situation generates anxiety. It's normal, but my head is in its place. I have brought my family to be with me, it is an important moment and nothing better than having the family by your side.

"Now we have to wait, I'm sure everyone is working for a happy ending for all," he said. "Everything is in the hands of both clubs, I am convinced that the outcome will be good for all parties, this is the most important."

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