Paulinho was once a marvel arrival on the Nou Camp all the way through the switch window with Barcelona spending £36.3million to carry him from Chinese Super League facet Guangzhou Evergrande.
But the 29-year-old confirmed his possible worth to the crew after coming off the bench towards Getafe.
With Barcelona taking a look set for a disappointing 1-1 draw, the Brazil world burst into the field and rifled a shot into the ground nook and give all of them 3 issues.
Barca boss Ernesto Valverde was once stuffed with reward for Paulinho after the fit.
And Spanish soccer knowledgeable Guillem Balague claims that when gazing Paulinho play for Brazil, they have been satisfied he could be a just right addition to the crew.
He stated on Sky Sports: “When Barcelona began occupied with signing him they went to Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Andres Iniesta and technical secretary Robert Fernandez stated ‘watch him play with Brazil, forget the Spurs guy and tell me’.
“[He then asked them]’do you assume he’s just right sufficient for Barcelona?’
“They all stated sure, carry him in, as a result of we don’t have that roughly participant.
“He’s already making an have an effect on. He hasn’t began but however he’s utterly other to the opposite 8 midfielders they have got.
“He supplies numerous paintings but in addition objectives and threat from deep positions.
“I believe Paulinho provides one thing else, character.
“He’s a person in a converting room with numerous children and egos.
“So he’s in fact going to be extra vital than folks assume.”