Arda Turan in action against Sergio Busquets / FCB Archive

Arda Turan will begin life as an FC Barcelona player from this Thursday, 9 July. The Turkish footballer will arrive in Barcelona on Thursday and at 6.00pm the traditional photo session in front of the Club Offices will take place. On Friday morning Turan will sign his contract with the Club and then will appear in a press conference before taking to Camp Nou for the first time wearing the Barça shirt.

The timetable is as follows:

Thursday 9 July

-          At 6.00pm CET, photo session outside the Club offices.

Friday 10 July

-          At 10.00am, press conference in the Ricard Maxenchs Press Room

-          At 11.30am, photo session on the field at Camp Nou, open to the public