Rakitic Seals Barca Move
FC Barcelona have confirmed the signing of Croatian midfielder Ivan Rakitic from Sevilla FC.
Rakitic, currently on duty with Croatia at the World Cup, signed a five-year deal at the Camp Nou, while B team midfielder, Denis Suarez will join Sevilla on loan for the next two seasons.
The 26-year-old played a key role Sevilla's UEFA Europa Cup winning campaign last season, the Croatian made 59 appearances and score 15 goals for the Spanish outfit last season.
Rakitic will be competing against the likes of Xavi, Alex Song, Sergi Roberto and Andres Iniesta for a place in the Catalans midfield.