Barcelona release Silvinho

MADRID - Barcelona have told Brazilian defender Silvinho they will not renew his contract at the end of the month, the European champions said on their website on Wednesday. The former Arsenal and Celta Vigo player, 35, has been at Barca for five years and has won two Champions League trophies, three league titles and one King's Cup. BARCELONA FANS! Check’s ever-expanding interviews section for more stuff to read: Q&A Samuel Eto'o, Cesc Fabregas Web Exclusives Cesc Fabregas, Gary Lineker One on One Mark Hughes, Thierry Henry, Ronaldo Perfect XI Gheorghe Hagi, Hristo Stoichkov, Ronald Koeman Plus! Rate Barca players (and others) on Talentspotter