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Nelson Semedo: Wolves sign defender from Barcelona in deal that could be worth £37m

Nelson Semedo: Wolves sign defender from Barcelona in deal that could be worth £37m

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Wolves have signed Portuguese right-back Nelson Semedo from Barcelona in a deal that could be worth £37m."It isn't often that we have the opportunity to sign a world-class player from a world-class club," said Wolves executive chairman Jeff Shi.Semedo, 26, has played 124 times for Barca and won 13 Portugal caps.Barcelona said the deal is an initial 30m euros (£27.61m) plus 10m euros "in variables".Semedo, who has signed a contract until 2023, is the third permanent signing by Wolves during this transfer window, following the arrival of Fabio Silva from Porto and Ki-Jana Hoever from Liverpool.If Wolves pay the full £37m then Semedo would become the club's record signing, eclipsing the £35.6m they paid for Silva.When asked why he chose to join Wolves, the defender told the club website:exter...