The Catalan youngster announced last week that the Scottish champions and Primera Liga side Sevilla were both interested in his services.
A loan move to Scotland was reported to be on the cards, but Barca revealed on Wednesday they had reached an initial agreement with Celtic for a permanent transfer worth a possible 1.4million euros.
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