In what appears to be a busy January window for La Liga champions, Barcelona, Jean-Clair Tobido became a Blaugrana player six months earlier than it was expected from Toulouse.
The highly rated 19-year old is believed to have cost the Catalan side about €2m and will use the number 6 shirt when he joins the team in July.
The French youngster is rated as a huge prospect and plays as a central defender and a defensive midfielder.
Barça also won the race to the to sign Brazilian protege De Souza Emerson.
The 20-year-old Brazilian cost the LaLiga leaders around €12million from Atletico Miniero.
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