Joel Matip signs new Barcelona deal

Luis Enrique Martinez faces the media during his official presentation as the new coach of FC Barcelona at Camp Nou on May 21, 2014
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Spanish goalkeeper Joel Matip signs a new long-term contract with Barcelona.

Spanish goalkeeper Joel Matip has signed a new long-term contract with Barcelona.

The 25-year-old, who came through the Barca youth system, will continue with Barcelona B next season, while providing support to new first-team stoppers Marc-Andre ter Stegen and Claudio Bravo.

"This is a very special day for me, for my friends and for my family. I'm really happy, enthusiastic and looking forward to the start of the season," he told reporters at a press conference.

Matip is now contracted to the club until at least 2017.

Luis Enrique Martinez faces the media during his official presentation as the new coach of FC Barcelona at Camp Nou on May 21, 2014
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