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Barcelona signs goalkeeper Cillessen, sells Bravo to City

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) Barcelona has signed Netherlands goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen, clearing the way for Claudio Bravo to complete his move to Manchester City.

Barcelona announced the transfers of both `keepers on Thursday, signing Cillessen before finalizing the sale of Bravo.

The Spanish champion says Cillessen agreed to a five-year contract after securing his transfer from Dutch club Ajax for 13 million euros ($14.6 million) plus a possible 2 million euros ($2.25 million) in variables.