Sergi Roberto pens new Barcelona deal

Barcelona midfielder Sergi Roberto has signed a new contract that will keep the 22-year-old tied to the Spanish giants until 2019.

Sergi Roberto pens new Barcelona deal

Madrid: Barcelona midfielder Sergi Roberto has signed a new contract that will keep the 22-year-old tied to the Spanish giants until 2019.

"Fc Barcelona have reached an agreement for the renewal of Sergi Roberto`s contract, which was due to end on 30 June, 2015, until June 30, 2019," the club said in a statement on Wednesday.

"His buyout clause will be 30 million euros ($38.9 million, £23.9 million) which could rise to 40 million euros."

The Spanish under-21 international made 27 appearances in all competitions last season, but has played just 12 minutes so far this campaign under new boss Luis Enrique.