Francisco Trincao has turn out to be the second signing of latest Wolves head coach Bruno Lage’s reign.
The 21-year-old, who has seven caps for Portugal, has joined the membership from the Spanish giants on a season-long mortgage deal topic to a medical and work allow.
He was as soon as described as having comparable qualities on the ball to none aside from Lionel Messi.
Abel Ruiz, a former Braga team-mate, stated when the winger signed for Barcelona: “Trincao is an unimaginable participant, with a lot of character and memorable high quality.
“He is a superb dribbler. He can go previous his man both facet – on the proper, on the left – and he’s bought an excellent shot. He’s an entire participant. I might say he’s much like Messi.”
Wolves, who’ve additionally signed 20-year-old Colombian defender Yerson Mosquera, have an choice to make Trincao’s transfer everlasting, and it’s understood the information company understands that might price them 30million euros, round £25.7million.
Technical director Scott Sellars informed the membership’s official web site: “He’s a very thrilling participant. It’s an space we’d like extra competitors, when it comes to broad gamers.
“I believe the followers are going to take pleasure in watching him play. He drives with the ball properly and has good creativity.
“We’ve watched him rather a lot, particularly during the last couple of months, so he’s been on our radar for fairly some time. He’s bought a great deal of high quality – signing for Barcelona from Braga reveals what potential he’s bought.
“He’s 21 and has performed various video games in LaLiga, so we expect he’s prepared for the Premier League.
“He’s a participant who drifts previous folks and he has an important change of route when he’s shifting with the ball. He has nice pace over two or three yards, to alter route and get away from folks, can rating and create, and is an thrilling participant.”
Trincao started his profession in his native Portugal with Braga, for whom he performed Europa League soccer, earlier than shifting to Barcelona in August final 12 months.
He made 42 senior appearances, 5 of them within the Champions League, final season and has six senior worldwide caps to his title, having already labored with six of his new clubmates within the worldwide set-up.