Sergio Busquets is expected to be handed a new and improved contract with Barcelona as they look to tie down the midfielder long term. His current deal expires in 2019.
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Busquets Comments on Contract Negotiations
Wednesday, Feb. 24
"It's something that depends on the president. I hope he keeps his word, but I'm confident it will be resolved," Busquets said, per Sport. He added: "I know where I want to be. I feel very valued by the people at Barcelona and by the club. We're in a good moment."
Timeline for Renewal Revealed
Wednesday Feb. 10
According to Sport (h/t Football Espana), the Spaniard will be offered fresh terms at the Camp Nou once the Blaugrana have a new shirt sponsor squared away, which is anticipated to be sorted "in the next few weeks."
Manchester City Option Puts Pressure on Barca
Tuesday, Feb. 9
Busquets Crucial to All-Conquering Barcelona
The midfielder may not possess the same eye-catching flair and skill that many of his team-mates—such as Lionel Messi, Andres Iniesta and Neymar—display so regularly, but he's undoubtedly a key cog in the Barca machine thanks to his excellent distribution, ability to win possession and calming presence in front of the back four.
Busquets' skills and stature also allow him to fill in at centre-back when necessary, adding another feather to his impressive cap.
He is Barcelona through-and-through, so it would seem only a major breakdown in communication will prevent Busquets from extending his time at the club.
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