Pinto extends Barca contract

Barcelona have confirmed that reserve goalkeeper Jose Manuel

Pinto has agreed a contract extension until June 2012.

Pinto, who is the understudy to Victor Valdes at the Nou Camp,

will formally sign the new contract at a media presentation at the

club’s offices on Wednesday.

The 35-year-old, who joined Barca from Celta Vigo in 2007, has

made three appearances in the Primera Division this season.