After two years of sitting on the bench, Douglas Pereira have finally being linked to Sporting Gijon. FC Barcelona announced that they have reached a deal with Sporting for the free loan transfer of the Brazilian for just the 2016/2017 season. The Austrian club have agreed that Douglas will play an active role in the team.
The 26 years old join Barca in 2014/2015 season from Sao Paolo. He has spent two seasons in Camp Nuo and have only appeared in eight games (4 wins and 4 draws) and has won eight major titles with the Barca team.