The event took place this midday at Camp Nou
Sergio Busquets signed the new contract with FC Barcelona that links him with the club until 2019. The event took place this midday at Camp Nou with the presence of the president of the club, Josep Maria Bartomeu, and the Sports Vice President, Jordi Mestre.
Busquets becomes the fourth best paid footballer of the squad
With this new contract, the midfielder will become one of the best paid footballers of the squad, earning 15 million euros before taxes. He will also have title and matches played add-ons. With this conditions Busquets will become the fourth best paid footballer of the squad after Messi and at the same level than Xavi and Iniesta.
He extends the relation with the club until 2019, with the possibility of adding another year. Sergio will keep his €150 million clause.
Sergio Busquets debuted in the first team on September 13, 2008 in a Liga match against Racing Santander. He has played 313 matches, has won 16 titles and since this season he is the fourth captain of the team.
After the signing, Busquets and the rest of the team will train this afternoon before travelling to Granada, where they will this Saturday at 4pm.