Friday, 6 October 2017

Andres Iniesta signs lifetime contract with Barcelona

Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta has signed a "lifetime contract" with the La Liga club.

Iniesta join La Masia, the Barcelona youth academy in 1996 at the age of 12, before being promoted to the senior team.

The 33-year-old Spain international, has 639 appearances and 55 goals to his name, his number of appearances his second on Barcelona all-time list.

Andres Iniesta made his first team debut in October 2002 and has won eight Spanish league titles with four UEFA Champions League.

A club statement said: "Andres Iniesta signed a lifetime contract with FC Barcelona on Friday, in a deal that will keep him at the club for the rest of his career."

Iniesta said: "This is a very special day for me, simply because it means I'm staying at my home, where I can continue to dream of achieving great things for this club, it's where I have grown and developed."

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