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Carles Puyol Biography

Carles Puyol i Saforcada is a Spanish professional football player who plays as a central defender for FC Barcelona and the Spanish national team. Carles can also play as a either flank, or a right back. He started his career at his hometown club La Pobla de Segur, where he spent two years and joined with FC Barcelona where he was one of the main defenders, that took part in almost every match of the reserve team. He played 89 games for the reserve team and scored 6 goals in the season 1997-2000 as well as he got a chance to make his debut in Barcelona’s main squad , After his first season with FC Barcelona , he became a frequent member of the main squad. Since 1999 Puyol has played more than 370 games for Barcelona in La Liga and scored 9 goals. As well as, Carles Puyol was invited 12 times to play for youth teams ranking from U-18 to U-23.

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Between the Lines: Xavi's hypocrisy and Puyol's pragmatism on Barcelona's transfer policy
Between the Lines: Xavi's hypocrisy and Puyol's pragmatism on Barcelona's transfer policy
Barcelona have betrayed their beliefs in the past decade and Xavi's ideals are no longer practical.
Factual errors in Indian sports minister’s speech make Puyol and Delhi crowd smirk
Factual errors in Indian sports minister’s speech make Puyol and Delhi crowd smirk
The sports minister made quite a few errors in his speech.
Top 10 defenders of all time
Top 10 defenders of all time
Lahm, Cafu, Krol et al; 10 of the best defenders football has even seen.
5 times Barcelona destroyed Real Madrid in El Clasico
5 times Barcelona destroyed Real Madrid in El Clasico
Two 5-0 wins make the list.
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Former FC Barcelona Captain Carles Puyol likely to visit India in May
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Former FC Barcelona Captain Carles Puyol likely to visit India in May
The former World Cup winner will be in India for the official ticket launch ceremony of the Under-17 World Cup.
Real Madrid vs Barcelona: 5 teammates of Luis Enrique who Barca could've used in the upcoming El Clasico
Real Madrid vs Barcelona: 5 teammates of Luis Enrique who Barca could've used in the upcoming El Clasico
Luis Enrique played with some of the best at Barcelona. Who could he use in this upcoming El Clasico to shoot down Real?
10 greatest football captains of all time
10 greatest football captains of all time
The criteria of a great captain is far from absolute, however, these players have inspired their teams to greatness.
What are the different field positions in football?
What are the different field positions in football?
Different positions evolved over the decades giving rise to newer positions and tactical formations.
15 greatest quotes on Lionel Messi
15 greatest quotes on Lionel Messi
Although words cannot do him any justice, Messi's peers and managers have been effusive in their praise for the Argentinian phenom.
Ronaldinho feeIs he helped change Barcelona and end Real Madrid's dominance
Ronaldinho feeIs he helped change Barcelona and end Real Madrid's dominance
Ronaldinho went on to win the FIFA Player of the Year twice during his stint with Barcelona.
One club XI: Best team comprising players who have stayed loyal to their club
One club XI: Best team comprising players who have stayed loyal to their club
The best football team comprising players who have stayed true to their respective clubs.
Barcelona news: Pep Guardiola denies to be in running for president's post but reveals his choice for post
Barcelona news: Pep Guardiola denies to be in running for president's post but reveals his choice for post
Guardiola still has a lot to give in terms of being a manager.
Gonzalo Higuain says Carles Puyol is the toughest defender he has faced
Gonzalo Higuain says Carles Puyol is the toughest defender he has faced
Higuain said Puyol was intolerable when he played against Barcelona during his Real Madrid days.
La Liga 2016/17: Why Barcelona aren’t the same anymore
La Liga 2016/17: Why Barcelona aren’t the same anymore
What has gone wrong at Barcelona?
Tens of thousands in Brazil bid farewell to plane crash victims
Tens of thousands in Brazil bid farewell to plane crash victims
The touching tribute to Chapecoense.
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