Kathmandu : After 18 years of association, Captain Sergio Busquets departs from Barcelona. The decision to leave Barcelona was made by Captain Busquets at the end of the current season. The 34-year-old Busquets has played 718 games for Barcelona, making him the third-highest appearance holder for the club. “The 18-year journey with Barcelona has been unforgettable.
Even as a child, I always dreamed of playing on the field wearing Barcelona’s jersey, and that dream has continued for a long time,” he said. “I have received great respect and memorable moments from Barcelona and football fans over the years.
I am grateful to the club, supporters, and colleagues who have created this opportunity,” he added. Barcelona achieved 8 La Liga titles, 7 Copa del Rey titles, 7 Spanish Super Cup titles, and 3 Champions League titles during his outstanding performance. Busquets, who joined the senior team in 2008 after starting his career as a youth player in the second division in 2005, leaves a remarkable legacy at Barcelona.