- Jordi Alba has agreed a new five-year deal to continue his football career at Barcelona
- Barcelona announced this on their website adding that 500m euros is the buy out clause
- Alba has played 282 games in which he has scored a total of 14 goals for Barcelona
Reigning Spanish champions Barcelona have reached an agreement with defender Jordi Alba for his contract to be renewed for the next five years.
Barcelona confirmed this latest development on their official website adding that the left full back will have a buy out clause of 500m euros.
Jordi Alba is currently playing his seventh season at Barcelona in which his attacking style of football from the defense has been of great help to Lionel Messi.
Since Jordi Alba and Lionel Messi started playing together at Barcelona, the Spaniard has provided 20 assists for the Argentina international.
Alba has played 282 games in which he has scored a total of 14 goals for Barcelona.
He has also won 14 titles with the Spanish club since he began his career at the Camp Nou.
Meanwhile, Barcelona are currently occupying first position on the Premier League standings with 57 points after 25 games.
Previously, Legit.ng had reported how Jordi Alba was reportedly linked with a move away from Camp Nou after the Barcelona star claimed to be growing frustrated at waiting on a new contract.
The 29-year-old Spanish left-back, who has two years left on his current Barca deal, is now wanted by Manchester United and Chelsea.
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