Rijkaard set to be quiet in market

June 11, 2005
By Alastair Himmer
TOKYO, June 11 (Reuters) - Barcelona coach Frank Rijkaard said on Saturday that the Spanish champions were not planning to make any major signings before next season.

The Catalans ended a six-year wait for their 17th Spanish title last month but their Champions League challenge was halted at the quarter-final stage by Chelsea.

Barcelona have won Europe's premier competition just once, in 1992, but Rijkaard is not planning to make major changes to his squad.

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