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Éric Abidal appointed as Barcelona’s new Sporting Director

Retired France international and former Barcelona man Éric Abidal has today been announced as the Catalan club’s new Sporting Director.

The 38-year-old, who is set to replace Robert Fernández in the role, will be officially presented on Monday, July 18.

The ex-Monaco and Lyon defender won four Champions Leagues, four league titles and numerous other honours during his six-year spell with Barça.

 


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