Barcelona have announced the renewal of Sergio Busquets‘ contract, with the midfielder committing to the club until 2023.
His salary has been improved, although Barcelona have not released specific figured, while his release clause rises from 200 million euros to 500 million euros.
“He is indispensable in the build-up and in distributing the ball, always making the right decisions when passing, which provides teammates with a tactical advantage,” the club said of the player in a statement announcing the news.
“He is also sharp with the ball at his feet, and mesmerizes fans, teammates and opponents alike with extraordinary simplicity.”
Busquets came through the club’s youth academy and has played 490 times for the first team.