Thursday February 26th, 2015

Midfielder Sergio Busquets has signed a contract extension with Barcelona that will keep him with the team until 2019, the club announced on Thursday.

With his extension, Busquets is now under contract with the club until June 30, 2019. The deal will officially be signed on Friday at Camp Nou and includes an option for the 2019-2020 season.

Busquets, who has been under contract with Barcelona since 2008, has made 313 appearances with the club and has been part of 16 title runs. 

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During the 2014-15 La Liga season, Busquets has recorded one goal and two assists. 

Barcelona is in second place in La Liga with 56 points, four points behind league leader Real Madrid. 

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