BREAKING NEWS: Barca agree Turan deal

Barcelona have announced they have reached an agreement to sign Arda Turan from Atletico Madrid for an initial fee of €34million.

A deal worth an initial €34million has been agreed for Arda Turan to join Barcelona from Atletico Madrid, the European champions have confirmed.

The Turkey international has been linked with a number of Europe's top clubs, but Barcelona announced his capture via their official website on Monday.

Barca are currently under a transfer ban, meaning Turan will be unable to make his debut until January at the earliest.