Masche to renew with Barca

Barcelona and Javier Mascherano have agreed a new three-year contract, the defender to put pen-to-paper shortly.

The club’ s director of football, Albert Soler, confirmed as Andre Gomes was presented as Barca’s latest signing of the summer, that Mascherano has been offered and accepted a new deal until 2019.

Masche’s deal was due to expire in 2018 and AS notes the Argentine is expected to get a pay rise as well, having been linked with Juventus earlier in the summer.

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