Afellay delighted by Barcelona move

Barcelona confirmed on Tuesday that they have reached an deal with PSV Eindhoven for the transfer of Ibrahim Afellay.

Afellay will join the Spanish side in the January transfer window, if he agrees to personal terms with the club.

Afellay told Spanish newspaper El Mundo Deportivo: “Barcelona are fantastic, a great club and a great team. No player would say no to Barcelona.”

He told Catalan-based newspaper Sport: “I’ve never been to the Nou Camp, neither as a fan or as a player and it’s a dream for me to play there, I’m very eager to make my debut at the Nou Camp.

“I really enjoy watching Barca on TV. Everybody does because they play very attractive football and are very nice to watch.”