Mixed emotions as Iniesta announces Barcelona exit

Andres Iniesta has announced that he will part ways with Barcelona at the end of the season and this sparked up an emotional response as the club legend struggled to hold back his tears.

Iniesta officially confirmed his departure from Barcelona on Friday, thus bringing an end to a very successful career at Camp Nou, although he found it difficult to disclose the news.

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Having faced the reality that his footballing career at Barcelona would be over by the end of the season, Iniesta’s voice trembles as his eyes welled up.

His reaction in the course of the announcement triggered a strong emotional response from others at the conference. There are speculations that the Spaniard could be set for a switch to the Chinese Super League although his next destination is yet to be confirmed.

Meanwhile, he will be adding a ninth LaLiga title to his honors before calling time on his stay with Barcelona.

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