Carles Puyol Passes on His Barcelona No. 5 Shirt to Team-Mate Sergio Busquets

Mark Patterson@@MarkPattersonBRUK Staff WriterAugust 1, 2014

Barcelona legend Carles Puyol won't be honoured with the retirement of his shirt—instead, he has chosen who gets to wear it next.

And the defender has passed his No. 5 to Sergio Busquets.

The two play slightly different roles, but it's a sign of the respect that Busquets is held in that Puyol would single him out for the shirt.

Busquets previously wore No. 16 for the Blaugrana.

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