What Yerry Mina Did During Camp Nou Presentation Is Pure Class

Angelo Anderson
January 13, 2018

The 23-year-old Mina said he was delighted to join the La Liga leaders and he was aiming to achieve big things.

Among his new teammates is five-time world player of the year Messi, who Mina met for the first time when he watched Barca train on Friday.

"For me, he [Messi] is the best in the world".

"The first impression I got from him was one of humility".

12 de enero de 2018, 12:40Barcelona, Spain, Jan 12 (Prensa Latina) Barcelona football club have been splashing the cash since the January window opened, breaking their transfer record with the Âú142million arrival of Philippe Coutinho.

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The challenge for all of those at Camp Nou is to now kick on over the second half of the campaign, maintain their high standards and chase down major silverware.

"There is a saying in my country that says, 'Touch the land you want to conquer with the sole of your feet.' And here I want to make history with everyone. I dreamed of this moment and now I am fulfilling that dream, for my town Guechene and for all of Colombia".

And after applauding fans and posing for pictures during his official unveiling at the Nou Camp, Mina chose to take off his boots and socks before stepping onto the pitch for the first time. Colombians here going insane.

"Whether I am playing regularly or not, it's up to me to work hard and to learn as much as I can", Mina said.

Mina will provide defensive cover for the likes of Gerard Pique and Samuel Umtiti, while replacing Javier Mascherano who's set to leave the club with a move to the Chinese Super League heavily muted.

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