Barcelona is a professional club based in Barcelona, Catalonia, and they currently play in La Liga.
The club is one of the most successful in the world, winning multiple league titles, Champions Leagues and Copa del Reys.
The club was founded in 1899. It currently plays its home matches at the Camp Nou Stadium, which has a capacity of 99,354. This has been the home of ‘Barca’ since 1957.
Barcelona has an incredible history of world-class players and managers. They have had huge success in the past 30 years, winning 16 La Liga titles and five Champions Leagues in that period.
Superstars such as Ronaldinho, Xavi and Iniesta have brought modern-day success, with Pep Guardiola’s reign from 2008-2012 epitomising this.
Barcelona won 14 trophies in the Guardiola era, including winning all six possible club trophies during the 2008/09 season.
The one individual who has broken endless individual awards since his Barcelona debut in 2004 and is one of the main reasons for Barcelona’s success, is the Argentinian magician Lionel Messi.