Barcelona signs Palmeiras defender Mina

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Barcelona announced its second signing of 2018, with defender Yerry Mina joining LaLiga's leader from Brazilian side Palmeiras for €11.8million.

The 23 year-old Colombia international is seen as cover for the injured Samuel Umtiti and a longer term replacement for Javier Mascherano, who has been linked with a move away from the club in the January  transfer window.