Report: Dortmund agree deal for centre-back
Borussia Dortmund have reportedly reached an agreement wih Boca Juniors over Leonardo Balerdi who is set to move to Germany next week.
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Boca Juniors centre-back Leonardo Balerdi is expected to complete a transfer to Borussia Dortmund in the beginning of next week, Sport Bild understands.
According to the German tabloid, Dortmund and Boca Juniors have agreed a €16 million fee for the defender who is set to sign a contract until 2023.
The 19-year-old will be brought in to boost Dortmund's central defence as Manuel Akanji could potentially be out for the rest of the season due to groin problems.
Balerdi has made five appearances for Boca Juniors.