Barca sign Ronald Araujo

Barcelona have completed the signing of Uruguay Under-20 captain Ronaldo Araujo in a deal worth €5m, it has been confirmed.

The central defender has arrived from Montevideo-based Boston River with the initial cost of the deal at €1.7m, while he will link up with Barca B initially.

The 19-year-old has made 27 appearances in the Uruguayan top flight having started his career at second tier side Rentistas.

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