Adriano extends Barcelona stay

Barcelona has announced that defender Adriano has put pen to paper on a four-year contract extension with the La Liga club.

The 28-year-old joined the Catalans in 2010 and has gone on to make 105 appearances for the club, recording 10 goals during that time.

Adriano has earned 17 caps for Brazil and already has two La Liga titles, one Champions League crown and a Copa del Rey title to his name.