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Jean-Clair Todibo, new player of FC Barcelona.
Through a statement, the Catalan entity has informed of the agreement, as well as that the operation it will not involve any transfer cost when the free player arrives.
In a message on his Twitter account, Todibo has said he feels “very happy” to sign for Barça from next July 1.
“(The Barca) It's more than a club and I appreciate your trust. It will be a new stage in this beginning of my career and I will put everything on my part to achieve great things, “he said.
The young central will remain in Toulouse until July 1 and appreciated the confidence shown by the aforementioned club who was the one who gave him his first big chance.
Todibo becomes in this way the first signing of Barça for the next year and in the third French central defender after Samuel Umtiti and Clement Lenglet in belonging to the azulgrana squad.
Born in Cayenne, capital of French Guiana, he trained in the lower ranks of FC Les Lilas, until in 2016 he became part of Toulouse, team with which debuted this season in Ligue1 with only 18 years.
It is a right-handed player, of 1.90 meters and with great aerial game, that can play both central and defensive pivot. In fact in the lower categories he acted as a defensive midfielder, due to his good start of the ball.
He has played ten matches with the first team of Toulouse, but has not played since last November.