Barcelona lends Rafinha to Celta de Vigo

Rafinha, standing, at a match between Barcelona and Bétis on August 25 at Campo Nou, Barcelona

Brazilian midfielder Rafinha has been loaned for a year by Barcelona to Celta de Vigo, the club that the player has defended before, in the 2013-2014 season, the Catalan club announced on Monday.

At the same time, Barcelona announced that they extended Rafinha's contract for another year, until 2020-2021, thus preventing former player Mazinho's son from leaving freely at the end of the current season.

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