Vissel Kobe welcomed Andres Iniesta to their squad after he was presented as a new player of theirs in Japan.
Iniesta, accompanied by owner Hiroshi Mikitani, was presented as the team's new star, before the media, where he signed his new contract. He will have the No 8, like at Barca.
After the presentation and the announcement on social media, reactions started flowing in. One of the first was from Germany's Lukas Podolski, who welcomed the former Barca skipper to the J-League.
This was Podolski's message:
Welcome ����������⚽️ pic.twitter.com/YkhuKeWSIz— Lukas-Podolski.com (@Podolski10) 24 de mayo de 2018