Many observers are unsure about Braithwaite at Barcelona but the cerebral, diligent striker has a lot to offer and is determined to succeed.
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Martin Braithwaite will be playing for Barcelona after making a shock move from Leganes. Here are some other transfers that shocked us.
Barcelona have completed the signing of Leganes' Martin Braithwaite after being given permission to bring in a forward outside the transfer window.
Barcelona expect to complete the surprise signing of Leganes' Martin Braithwaite on Wednesday.
Barcelona beat Leganes 5-0 on Wednesday to reach the Copa del Rey quarterfinals as Lionel Messi scored twice in the easy win.
Atletico Madrid missed the chance to close the gap at the top on Sunday with a dismal goalless draw against relegation threatened Leganes.
A Spanish court has cleared 41 people and Real Zaragoza of match-fixing charges in a Liga fixture between Levante and Real Zaragoza in 2011.
Sevilla beat basement club Leganes 1-0 at home in an enthralling encounter on Sunday to climb up to second in La Liga.
Arturo Vidal struck 11 minutes from time to earn Barcelona a 2-1 victory away at Leganes on Saturday.
Real Sociedad moved a point clear at the top of La Liga after being held to a 1-1 draw at home to bottom side Leganes on Friday.
Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos scored for the 16th La Liga season in a row as his side coasted to a 5-0 win at home to basement club Leganes.
Troubled Valencia's joy at beating Chelsea in the Champions League in midweek was punctured by a disappointing 1-1 draw at home to Leganes.
Atletico Madrid made it two wins out of two as Vitolo scored in the second half to secure a hard-fought 1-0 La Liga victory.
Leganes dented Sevilla's bid to qualify for next season's Champions League with an emphatic 3-0 away win on Friday in La Liga.
Real Madrid needed a Karim Benzema second-half goal to secure a 1-1 draw at Leganes in La Liga action on Monday.
How do you beat Barcelona? Ask Leganes boss Mauricio Pellegrino. "In society, there's a huge disparity but in soccer, you can fight with equality."
Atletico Madrid kept up their pursuit of La Liga leaders Barcelona by beating Leganes 1-0 at home on Saturday.
Fenerbahce defender and Mexico international Diego Reyes has been loaned to La Liga side Leganes until the end of the season.
Lionel Messi came off the bench to inspire Barcelona to a 3-1 win over a dogged Leganes side on Sunday, creating one goal and scoring another.
Danish forward Martin Braithwaite struck the only goal of the game on the half-hour mark, finishing into an empty net from close range.