Alex Song leaves Arsenal for Barcelona

August 17, 2012
By ESPN.com news services
Arsenal has agreed to transfer midfielder Alex Song to Barcelona.

The 24-year-old Cameroon international will now travel to the Nou Camp to work out personal terms and undergo a medical, Arsenal announced in a statement on their website.

Barcelona said in a statement the transfer fee for Song will be 19 million euros ($23.4 million).

Song will sign a five-year deal with a release clause of 80 million euros ($98.5 million), Barcelona said.

Song will have ...

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