Barcelona release Mexico captain Marquez

Rafael Marquez has reached a deal with Barcelona that releases him from his contract.

MLS chief hopes Marquez will join Henry at NY Red Bulls

Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber hopes to see Mexico`s World Cup captain Rafael Marquez in a New York Red Bulls shirt and said the league is looking to bring in more top-class talent.

Finals will be Marquez’s swansong

Rafael Marquez, the first Mexican signed by Barcelona thanks to distinguished performances for the national team and AS Monaco, will bow out of international soccer at the World Cup.

Marquez keen to extend Barcelona contract

Barcelona defender Rafael Marquez is keen to agree a contract extension that would keep him at the European champions after his current deal ends next year.

Barcelona`s Marquez tears calf muscle

FC Barcelona defender Rafael Marquez has a torn muscle in his left calf and will be out for about 15 days, meaning the anchor of Mexico`s defense is likely to miss El Tri`s World Cup qualifier against the United States.