Carles Puyol has been rewarded for his footballing career
Nobody forgets Carles Puyol. Legendary Barça captain has been rewarded for his career in the Star Ceremony of the Catalan Football Federation. Puyol played during 19 seasons at Barça.
After receiving the award Puyol said: "I have been very lucky because I did what I liked the most during 19 years. I have met incredible people that are now my friends".
Former centre back added he misses playing: "My new role is difficult because I really miss playing".
About his last season as a player, a difficult one, Puyol said: "We had wonderful times with my team-mates but specially in the last years we went through very difficult moments that made us stronger".
Barça's president Josep Maria Bartomeu went to the event and added that "Puyol is an example for schools and clubs".