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Danny Alves leaves Barcelona for the second time



Brazilian full-back Danny Alves will not renew his contract with Barcelona.© AFP

Dani Alves announced on Wednesday that he is leaving Barcelona for the second time after returning to the club last year. The 39-year-old, who joined Barca last November on a short-term deal until the end of the season, confirmed he would not extend his contract.

The Brazilian international said in an Instagram post, “I want to thank all the staff for giving me the opportunity to come back to this club and to be able to wear that great shirt again, you don’t know how happy I am.” Am.” ,

Alves played a total of 408 matches for Barcelona, ​​of which 391 appeared in his first spell during 2008–2016.

During that initial tenure, he won six La Liga titles, three Champions League crowns and four Copa del Rey trophies.


Alves is still in line to join Brazil’s squad for the Qatar World Cup later this year and started both his friendly victories over Japan and South Korea earlier this month.

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