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Profile of the Spanish footballer Carles Puyol, who currently plays as a defender at Barcelona. The 36-year old player Puyol joined Barcelona from and wears the number 5 shirt.

Carles Puyol
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        (Squad number 5)

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Carles Puyol Career
1996–1997Barcelona C
1997–2000Barcelona B89(6)
1999–2014Barcelona392(12)
Total
481(18)

1995Spain U183(0)
2000Spain U214(0)
2000Spain U235(0)
2000–2013Spain100(3)
2001–2013Catalonia6(0)

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Carles Puyol : Barcelona News
“The Belgium defender's agent suggested several clubs were interested in the 27-year-old, including Barcelona, whose influential centre-back Carles Puyol retired this summer.”
 Yahoo Sport  Yesterday
“Carles Puyol admits that there is no justification for Luis Suarez’s actions during the World Cup, but feels he is a great signing for Barcelona.”
 Inside Futbol  4 days ago
“Barcelona centre-back, Jeremy Mathieu gave his first sit In an exclusive interview with Barca TV, Mathieu admits that it will be impossible to replace a legend like Carles Puyol, but he will give 100% and everything he has for the club.”
 insidespanishfootball.com  Yesterday
“Former Barcelona defender Carles Puyol insists there is no need for a Spain revolution after their disappointing 2014 World Cup campaign.”
 YAHOOSports  7 days ago
“The 30-year-old centre-back, who has been capped twice by France, is reported to have a 20 million euro price tag as Barcelona continue their hunt for Carles Puyol’s replacement.”
 Sky Sports  12 days ago
“The Belgium defender's agent suggested several clubs were interested in the 27-year-old, including Barcelona, whose influential centre-back Carles Puyol retired this summer But Vertonghen said: "Rumours will always be there, but I just go back to Tottenham.”
 Daily Star  Yesterday
“"They say 'when there's smoke, there's fire', but there's no fire for now." Barcelona talisman Carles Puyol retired from football at the end of the 2013-14 season, and boss Luis Enrique has been keen to strengthen his defence.”
 London Evening Standard  Yesterday
“Barcelona signing Jeremy Mathieu hopes to avoid comparisons with Carles Puyol. The former Valencia defender is seen as Puyol's replacement after his retirement this summer.”
 Tribal Football  Yesterday
Carles Puyol Career Honours
  • Club: La Liga: 2004–05, 2005–06, 2008–09, 2009–10, 2010–11, 2012–13
  • Club: Copa del Rey: 2008–09, 2011–12; Runner-up 2010–11, 2013–14
  • Club: Supercopa de Espana: 2005, 2006, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013; Runner-up 2012
  • Club: UEFA Champions League: 2005–06, 2008–09, 2010–11
  • Club: UEFA Super Cup: 2009, 2011; Runner-up 2006
  • Club: FIFA Club World Cup: 2009, 2011; Runner-up 2006
  • Country: FIFA World Cup: 2010
  • Country: UEFA European Championship: 2008
  • Country: Summer Olympics: Silver medal 2000
  • Country: FIFA Confederations Cup: Third-place 2009
  • La Liga Breakthrough Player of the Year: 2001
  • ESM Team of the Year: 2001–02, 2002–03, 2004–05, 2005–06
  • UEFA Team of the Year: 2002, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2010
  • UEFA Club Best Defender: 2006
  • FIFA/FIFPro World XI: 2007, 2008, 2010
  • UEFA Euro 2008 Team of the Tournament
  • 2009 FIFA Confederations Cup Team of the Tournament
  • FIFA World Cup All-Star Team: 2010
  • BBVA Fair Play award: 2011–12
  • Prince of Asturias Awards: 2010
  • Gold Medal of the Royal Order of Sporting Merit: 2011
  • List of one-club men

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    Goalkeepers
    Victor Valdes Jose Manuel Pinto
    Oier Olazabal
    Defenders
    Javier Mascherano Gerard Pique
    Carles Puyol Martin Montoya
    Dani Alves Adriano
    Marc Bartra Jordi Alba
    Midfielders
    Pedro Alexis Sanchez
    Isaac Cuenca Sergio Busquets
    Sergi Roberto Neymar
    Cristian Tello Cesc Fabregas
    Andres Iniesta Jonathan dos Santos
    Alex Song Ibrahim Afellay
    Xavi
    Forwards
    Lionel Messi
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