Madrid (AFP) – Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta states he really wants to remain on in the Catalan club “for a lengthy time” after his current hire the club expires in 2018.
“In 2018 my contract ends and my desire would be to continue, the world is aware of this, there is no secrete. But my degree of performance determines basically can remain at Barca. I really hope it will likely be for any lengthy time,” the 32-year-old stated within an interview with sports daily Mundo Deportivo.
Barcelona lately arrived at an offer to increase anything of Uruguay striker Luis Suarez to June 2021. His previous deal was because of expire in 2019.
In October, the club also extended anything of Brazilian superstar Neymar until 2021 and they've already began foretells seal a brand new cope with Lionel Messi.
Together with Messi, Iniesta is Barcelona’s most decorated player ever with 29 trophies, but he's much more loved across The country for his winning goal within the 2010 World Cup final from the Netherlands.
Iniesta is second behind only former teammate Xavi Hernandez because the player to possess made most Barca appearances.
He's also hopeful coach Luis Enrique will renew his hire Barcelona when his current deal expires at he finish of year.
“He is extremely motivated, I really hope we are able to remain together and celebrating things, that is what everybody wants,” Iniesta stated.
Barca also have already tied lower Sergio Busquets and Javier Mascherano to contract extentions this season.