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It's confirmed! Barcelona extend Lionel Messi contract until 2021

It's confirmed! Barcelona extend Lionel Messi contract until 2021

The 30-year-old Argentina international joined FC Barcelona in 2000 when he was just 13 years old in the youth training centre.

La Liga Season Finale Preview: Real Madrid on verge of long-awaited title

La Liga Season Finale Preview: Real Madrid on verge of long-awaited title

Barca need to beat Eibar at home to have any chance of a third straight title in outgoing coach Luis Enrique`s farewell to the Camp Nou.

La Liga: Lionel Messi's double edges Barcelona  to 4-2 win over Valencia at Camp Nou in thriller

La Liga: Lionel Messi's double edges Barcelona to 4-2 win over Valencia at Camp Nou in thriller

Messi had already had an effort cleared off the line, whilst Mats-Andre ter Stegen made a stunning save from Carlos Soler at the other end before an action packed final 15 minutes of the first-half saw four goals and a red card.

Champions League: Barcelona believe in PSG 'miracle' mission in round 16 clash

Champions League: Barcelona believe in PSG 'miracle' mission in round 16 clash

Despite the news that Luis Enrique will no longer be their coach next season, Barca showed no negative effects as Lionel Messi led a 5-0 destruction of Celta Vigo in arguably the club's best performance of the season.

Barcelona boss Luis Enrique confirms he will leave club at end of season

Barcelona boss Luis Enrique confirms he will leave club at end of season

Luis Enrique highlighted the pressures of the top at the Camp Nou as his reason to step down as his contract is due to expire at the end of the season.

Copa del Rey: Refreshed Barcelona seek to continue cup dominance in semi-final against  Atletico Madrid

Copa del Rey: Refreshed Barcelona seek to continue cup dominance in semi-final against Atletico Madrid

Suarez sat out match against Athletic Bilbao, whilst Messi took a rare break for the final 25 minutes and both are well-rested for the return.

Former Barcelona star Ronaldinho returns to club as ambassador on 10-year deal

Former Barcelona star Ronaldinho returns to club as ambassador on 10-year deal

Ronaldinho, 36, will also be part of a Barca legends team that will play exhibition matches across the world.

Copa del Rey: Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi shine as Barcelona beat Atletico Madrid 2-1 in first leg

Copa del Rey: Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi shine as Barcelona beat Atletico Madrid 2-1 in first leg

Suarez`s solo effort and a thunderous strike from Messi gave Barca a deserved commanding lead at half-time.

Brazilian legend Rivaldo agrees to join Barcelona 'Legends' project

Brazilian legend Rivaldo agrees to join Barcelona 'Legends' project

Rivaldo, a World Cup winner with Brazil in 2002, represented Barcelona from 1997 to 2002.

Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta keen to extend Camp Nou stay beyond 2018

Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta keen to extend Camp Nou stay beyond 2018

Barcelona recently reached a deal to extend the contract of Uruguay striker Luis Suarez to June 2021.

Luis Suarez signs new contract with Barcelona until June 2021

Luis Suarez signs new contract with Barcelona until June 2021

Suarez helped Barca win a treble of La Liga, Copa del Rey and Champions League in his first season at the Camp Nou and followed that up with a domestic double last season.

El Clasico: Barcelona vs Real Madrid — Preview, Likely XIs, TV listing, Live streaming, Date, Time, Venue

El Clasico: Barcelona vs Real Madrid — Preview, Likely XIs, TV listing, Live streaming, Date, Time, Venue

For Indian fans, there will be special live screenings at New Delhi's Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium and Mumbai's Khar Gymkhana, with Luis Garcia (New Delhi) and Frederic Kanoute (Mumbai) in attendance.

Barcelona president confident Lionel Messi will end career in Camp Nou

Barcelona president confident Lionel Messi will end career in Camp Nou

With the clock ticking and only 18 months left on Messi`s deal the club want to extend it, as they did with Neymar and as they are trying to do with Luis Suarez.

Gerard Pique would like to be Barcelona president when he retires

Gerard Pique would like to be Barcelona president when he retires

Pique also said that he does not see a problem in displaying Catalan independence flags at the Camp Nou.

UEFA fine La Liga champions Barcelona for Catalan separatist flags

 Spanish champions Barcelona said Friday they have been fined 150,000 euros ($170,000) by UEFA after separatist flags were flown in the Camp Nou during Champions League games last season.

Barcelona are protected, fumes Fernando Torres after red card

Barcelona are protected, fumes Fernando Torres after red card

Torres had put Atletico in front at the Camp Nou before seeing two quick-fire yellow cards to leave the visitors a man light for over an hour.

Champions League, quarters: FC Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid – Possible Line-ups, date, time, venue, TV listing

Champions League, quarters: FC Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid – Possible Line-ups, date, time, venue, TV listing

Barcelona will be wary of Atletico given their form and good run in La Liga.

`He made us champions` - FC Barcelona pays hommage to Johan Cruyff

`He made us champions` - FC Barcelona pays hommage to Johan Cruyff

Cruyff died on Thursday in his adopted city aged 68 after a five-month battle with lung cancer.

Lionel Messi-Luis Suarez's penalty sends Twitter into meltdown

Lionel Messi-Luis Suarez's penalty sends Twitter into meltdown

Messi and his Barcelona side sharply divided public opinion with that penalty.

Barcelona beat Atletico Madrid in feisty encounter to move clear in Spain

Barcelona beat Atletico Madrid in feisty encounter to move clear in Spain

South American super stars Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez scored in a space of eight minutes to give Luis Enrique's side all three points and move clear of Atletico in the table.