Tag: Carles Puyol

Barcelona Hands Xavi Captain Armband

Barcelona FC has a new captain in the person of Xavi Hernandez who announced his retirement from international football days back. He will succeed his former national teammate, Carles Puyol who retired from active football this summer. The 34-year-old will have Spanish international, Andres Iniesta deputizing for him. Xavi has[Read More…]

Redefining Fitness! See What Puyol Is Doing To Vanessa

Call this physical fitness and you won’t be wrong. Call this advanced yoga and you may be right also. Whoever thought  former Barcelona FC defender and skipper, Carles Puyol is no longer fit would have an instant rethink after checking out these photos of 36-year-old Spaniard and his girlfriend, Vanessa[Read More…]

Puyol To Depart From Barcelona At The End Of The Season

Barcelona defender, Carles Puyol at a packed press conference today (Tuesday) shocked fans of the Spanish club as he announced he will be leaving Camp Nou at the end of the season after 14 years at the club. ‘After two knee operations I can no longer perform as I wish’[Read More…]