Sergi Samper has returned to Barcelona after his season-long loan spell at Las Palmas was cut short following a long-term ankle injury.
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Cameroon International Alexandre Song is reportedly on his way out of Barcelona with Rubin Kazan the favourites to sign the 28-year-old.
The La Masia academy is known to be one of the best in the world, churning out top quality players for FC Barcelona.
Arsenal FC are set to activate the A?8.4 million release-clause in the contract of FC Barcelona midfielder Sergi Samper.