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Former midfielder Luis Enrique has signed a two-year deal to coach Barca, the La Liga club said Monday. The 44-year-old replaces Gerardo Martino, who stepped down Saturday after one season in charge having failed to win a major trophy, while the club penned Lionel Messi to a new long-term contract.Barcelona will start afresh at the back with the club confirming that 'keeper Jose Manuel Pinto's contract, which ran until the end of this season, will not be renewed.Messi signed a new contract that will reportedly make the four-time World Player of the Year football's best-paid player with a net annual salary of 20 million euros ($27.4 million).Messi, who had been earning a net 13 million euros per season, will top football's earnings list ahead of Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo on 18 million euros and Zlatan Ibrahimovic of Paris St. Germain on 14.7 million euros, sports daily Marca said.Since Messi made his debut in the 2004-05 season, Barca have won 21 titles, including three Champions Leagues and six La Liga crowns.
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