Barcelona’s Spanish stalwart defender Jordi Alba is ready to wave goodbye to the Catalan membership this summer time after 11 years of dominating the left flank.
The 34-year-old Alba and the Spanish champions introduced Wednesday that they’ve agreed to terminate his contract one season early.
Alba, who joined in 2012 from Valencia, helped Barcelona will six La Liga titles, 5 Copa del Rey trophies and the Champions League in 2015.
“FC Barcelona want to publicly specific its gratitude to Alba for his professionalism, dedication and dedication, and his ever-positive and pleasant relationship with all members of the Barça household, and desires him each fortune sooner or later,” the membership stated in a press release.
“Barça will at all times be a house for you, Jordi,” they added.
The veteran defender has made 458 appearances for Barcelona and has contributed 19 objectives and 91 assists.
Final week, longtime holding midfielder Sergio Busquets additionally introduced he’ll go away the membership this summer time.
Barcelona host Mallorca on Sunday earlier than ending their season at Celta Vigo.