Spanish Primera Liga

Barca captain Puyol agrees contract extension

October 23, 2009
By Soccernet staff
Barcelona captain Carles Puyol has "agreed in principle" to a new contract with the European champions that will keep him at the Camp Nou until 2013.

The 31-year-old Spanish international, whose current accord was set to expire next summer, will sign the three-year deal in the next few days.

Puyol came through the ranks at the Catalan giants and has been a mainstay of the back four since making his debut in 1999.

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