Barcelona — Barcelona striker Luis Suarez has signed a
contract extension with the Catalan club until June 2021.
Friday's signing came a day after the new deal — which
carries a buyout clause of 200 million euros (about $210 million) — was announced
Suarez's previous contract with the Spanish club was due to
expire in 2019.
Since transferring from Liverpool in 2014, Suarez has scored
97 goals in 116 matches, helping Barcelona win eight titles, including the 2015
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The 29-year-old Uruguay striker has 13 goals in 20 games
with Barcelona this season.
The Spanish powerhouse recently also extended the contract
of Brazilian forward Neymar until 2021, and now it will try to seal a deal with
Lionel Messi to keep together its formidable attacking trio.For
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