Although he is not yet a half year ago a ‘contract for life’ signed for FC Barcelona, connect Andres Iniesta not that he his career elsewhere shut down. The clubicoon wants for the end of april cut the knot or his future in Catalonia or possible China.
The 33-year-old Iniesta extended in October last year, his expiring commitment with Barcelona, but a lucrative offer from the Chinese Tianjin Quanjian into consideration.
“There are two options: continue or leave”, let the playmaker Wednesday night, record after reaching the quarter-finals of the Champions League. “But I communicate my decision to the club, no later than 30 april.”
“That is the eerlijkst for all parties involved. That appointment I made when I was a new contract signed. I now have a few weeks to the decision.”
Iniesta was as a 12-year-old included in the youth academy of Barcelona and made his debut in 2002 under Louis van Gaal in the first team. The midfielder came since then to 663 official matches for the ‘Blaugranas’.
With the Catalan club, he won no fewer than thirty awards, including four times in the Champions League and eight league titles. Also there are the world CHAMPIONSHIPS for clubs, the European Super Cup (both three times), the Spanish cup (five times) and the Spanish Super Cup (seven times) on his palmares.
Iniesta remains FC Barcelona faithful with a ‘contract for life’