Robert Lewandowski is ultimately signed by Barcelona on the eve of the new season.

Barcelona signed Robert Lewandowski, Franck Kessie, Andreas Christensen, and Raphinha . The club has spent 153 million euros on transfer fees alone .

BARCELONA (British :): On Friday, Barcelona signed Robert Lewandowski, Franck Kessie, Andreas Christensen, and Raphinha, who were all named in the Liga opener against Rayo Vallecano on Saturday.Jules Kounde, a French defender, has yet to be signed to La Liga.Barcelona has spent 153 million euros on transfer fees alone to strengthen their squad, with Lewandowski becoming the most notable new arrival from Bayern Munich.Barca was forced to let Lionel Messi go to PSG last year, and the Catalan giants were beleaguered with eye-watering debts of 1.35 billion euros ($1.39 billion).

Barcelona sold another portion of their media production company Barca Studios for 100 million euros to Orpheus Media earlier Friday.Barcelona has already sold 25 percent of their domestic television rights to US investment firm Sixth Street for some 400 million euros over the next quarter of a century for about 400 million euros.On August 1, they had already sold 24.5 percent of Barca Studios, which produces the clubs' digital business and audiovisual productions, to Socios.com for 100 million euros, and another 25 percent to US investment firm GDA Luma for 100 million euros more.600 million euros had been transferred into the coffers in a matter of weeks.

According to the paper, players in the squad will have to leave in the next few days.Kounde signed a five-year extension at the end of July.Barca paid 50 million euros, plus 10 million in bonuses, to sign the defender from Sevilla, according to the Spanish press.