BARCELONA, Spain (AP) - Barcelona says Argentina forward Lionel Messi has signed a new contract through 2018.
Messi, the three-time world player of the year, has scored 90 goals in 2012 - a world record for a calendar year.
Xavi Hernandez and Carles Puyol have also agreed to new deals with the Spanish giant.
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