Philippe Coutinho is going to Barcelona in £142 million deal

Barcelona have signed Liverpool midfielder Philippe Coutinho in a £142m deal. One of the most expensive transfers of all time eclipsed only by the £200m Paris St-Germain paid Barcelona for Neymar in 2017, and the £165.7m Kylian Mbappe will cost PSG at the end of his loan spell from Monaco. Liverpool are expected to receive £105m up front for the 25-year-old Brazil international, with the rest in add-ons. Coutinho will sign a five-and-half year deal at the Nou Camp and will have a buyout clause of 400m euros (£355m). He…