Bartomeu: 'Barcelona have been following Lenglet for a long time'
- Bartomeu reveals that Barca have been watching Lenglet for a while
- The Frenchman's experience was a big advantage when choosing the best candidate
Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu discussed the club's most recent signing:
"We have been following this player for a long time," Bartomeu said during the press conference.
"He's an excellent player, knows La Liga well and that has been an important factor. We know that he and his family like the city of Barcelona so, welcome, and thank you for coming here."
Clement Lenglet signed a five-year contract with Barca after completing his move from Sevilla for €35.9m.