British media had reported that Barry had undergone a medical with French Ligue 1 champions PSG earlier than FC Barcelona stepped in on the final minute,
The Spanish champions satisfied him to hitch the ranks at La Masia, the membership’s famed academy.
Barry, who turned 16 final month, signed a three-year cope with FC Barcelona till 2022 and can play for his or her Below-19 workforce whereas West Brom will obtain 235,000 kilos as compensation.
“(Barry) is a global with the English Below-16 workforce, for whom he has performed 9 video games and scored seven objectives.
“Subsequent season he might be a part of Barca’s Below-19 squad,” Barcelona stated in an announcement on Thursday.
Barry joins the rising variety of English children who’ve moved to overseas golf equipment, similar to Borussia Dortmund’s 19-year-old winger Jadon Sancho.
Sancho got here of age final season with 13 objectives and 19 assists in all competitions.