Barcelona has officially signed Inigo Martinez from Athletic Bilbao. The announcement came on Wednesday, marking a significant moment in the Catalan club’s ongoing efforts to strengthen their squad.
Inigo Martinez, a highly-regarded center-back, has long been admired for his defensive and technical abilities. The 31-year-old Spaniard brings a wealth of experience to Barcelona, having spent several successful seasons at Athletic Bilbao. His consistent performances and leadership qualities have made him a sought-after player in the football market.
The transfer deal, which is believed to be in the low range, Barcelona’s need to reinforce their defence. After a disappointing season that saw them fall short of their usual standards, the giants have been actively pursuing top-quality players to revitalize their squad. Inigo Martinez’s arrival is seen as a significant step towards achieving that objective.
With his commanding presence and excellent reading of the game, Martinez is expected to bolster Barcelona’s backline and provide much-needed stability.