Juan Mata enters new contract talks with Valencia

Juan Mata has opened new contract talks with Valencia.

Juan Mata has opened new contract talks with Valencia.

The exciting Spain international winger already has a deal to 2012 with Los Che, but management want to extend the agreement a further two seasons.

Mata, a former Real Madrid junior, is one of the lowest paid senior players at the club and will demand a significant pay-rise during negotiations.

Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola admitted his admiration for Mata in August.

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