MADRID (Reuters) -- Barcelona have agreed to loan Brazilian forward Keirrison to Santos for next season, the Spanish champions said on Monday.

The 21-year-old spent last season on loan with Benfica and then Fiorentina, but has been deemed surplus to requirements by coach Pep Guardiola again for the 2010-11 campaign.

Barca bought Keirrison from Palmeiras for 14 million euros a year ago.

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