Barcelona FC: simply as Barcelona and casually known as “Barça”. It is a professional football club in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.

Founder and Anthem of Club

Barça was Founded in 1899 by a group of, Catalan and English footballers led by “Joan Gamper”. now the club represents the symbol of Catalan culture and Catalanism.

So, the motto of Club is “Més que un club” (“More than a club”)Barça is the third most valuable football club in the world, worth $4.07 billion. It is the world’s third richest football club in terms of revenue with an annual turnover of €648.3 million. Jaume Picas and Josep Maria Espinàs wrote the official Barcelona anthem “Cant del Barça”.

Barça stand in the second position on the UEFA club rankings. Barcelona has a long rivalry with Real Madrid, and matches between the two teams are called as El Clásico.

Achievements

Barcelona players have won a record number of Ballon d’Or awards,  as well as  FIFA World Player of the Year awards.  In the year 2010, three players who came from the club’s youth academy (Lionel Messi, Andrés Iniesta, and Xavi). They were chosen as the three best players in the world for the FIFA Ballon d’Or awards, and unfortunately, all are from the same football school.

In the year 2011, Barça became European champions again and won five trophies. Under the management of Pep Guardiola Barcelona won 14 trophies in just 4 years. They are considered to be the greatest team of all time, By winning their fifth Champions League trophy on 6 June 2015.

La Liga251929, 1944–45, 1947–48, 1948–49, 1951–52, 1952–53, 1958–59, 1959–60, 1973–74, 1984–85, 1990–91, 1991–92, 1992–93, 1993–94, 1997–98, 1998–99, 2004–05, 2005–06, 2008–09, 2009–10, 2010–11, 2012–13, 2014–15, 2015–16, 2017–18
Copa del Rey301909–10, 1911–12, 1912–13, 1919–20, 1921–22, 1924–25, 1925–26, 1927–28, 1941–42, 1950–51, 1951–52, 1952–53, 1956–57, 1958–59, 1962–63, 1967–68, 1970–71, 1977–78, 1980–81, 1982–83, 1987–88, 1989–90, 1996–97, 1997–98, 2008–09, 2011–12, 2014–15, 2015–16, 2016–17, 2017–18
Supercopa de España131983, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1996, 2005, 2006, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2016, 2018
Copa Eva Duarte31948, 1952, 1953
Copa de la Liga21983, 1986
UEFA Champions League51991–92, 2005–06, 2008–09, 2010–11, 2014–15
UEFA Cup Winners' Cup41978–79, 1981–82, 1988–89, 1996–97
UEFA Super Cup51992, 1997, 2009, 2011, 2015
Inter-Cities Fairs Cup31955–58, 1958–60, 1965–66
FIFA Club World Cup32009, 2011, 2015

Stadium

 Camp Nou has the capacity of 99,354 and this makes it the largest stadium in Europe.

Club Kit

PeriodMain SponsorSub Sponsor
1899–1982--
1982–1992--
1992–1998--
1998–2006--
2006–2011UNICEF-
2011–2013Qatar Foundation-
2013–2014Qatar AirwaysUNICEF
2014–2017Qatar AirwaysUNICEF
2017-RakutenBeko & UNICEF

Social Media

Barca has one of the largest social media following in the world among sports teams and it is one of the most widely supported teams in the world. 

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Twitter: Barcelona FC

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