Barcelona rewards Luis Enrique, extends contract to 2017

By: | Published: June 10, 2015 9:05 AM

Barcelona has rewarded its manager Luis Enrique for winning the La Liga, Copa del Rey the Champions League in his debut season by extending his contract by a year.

Barcelona has rewarded its manager Luis Enrique for winning the La Liga, Copa del Rey the Champions League in his debut season by extending his contract by a year.

The 45-year-old’s contract now expires in 2017.

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu confirmed the news, adding that the club intends to make big signings – despite a transfer ban until 2016, the BBC reported.

Enrique’s future had been in doubt after he refused to say whether he would remain at the club after Saturday’s 3-1 win against Juventus in the Champions League.

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