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Barcelona
FCB
Full name Futbol Club Barcelona
Nickname(s) Barça or Blaugrana
Short name Barcelona
Founded 29 November 1899
as Foot-Ball Club Barcelona
Ground Camp Nou
(Capacity: 99,786)
Head Coach Netherlands Ronald Koeman
Current League La Liga 
2019–20 La Liga, 2nd
Website Club home page
Barcelona 2019-20 homeBarcelona 2019-20 awayBarcelona 2019-20 third
Football current event Current season

Futbol Club Barcelona, also known as Barcelona and familiarly as Barça is a professional football club, based in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.

Founded in 1899 by a group of Swiss, English and Catalan footballers led by Joan Gamper, the club has become a symbol of Catalan culture and Catalanism, hence the motto "Més que un club" (More than a club). Unlike many other football clubs, the supporters own and operate Barcelona. It is the second most valuable sports team on the globe, worth $3.2 billion, and the world's second-richest football club in terms of revenue, with an annual turnover of $613 million. The official Barcelona anthem is the "Cant del Barça", written by Jaume Picas and Josep Maria Espinàs.

Barcelona is tied with Real Madrid as the most successful clubs in Spain, in terms of overall official titles won (78). Barcelona was ranked first in the 'All-Time Club World Ranking' by IFFHS, on 31 December 2009, and was placed on top of the 2012/13 UEFA club rankings. It has won 22 La Liga, 26 Copa del Rey, 11 Supercopa de España, 3 Copa Eva Duarte and 2 Copa de la Liga trophies, as well as being the record holder for the latter four competitions. In international club football, Barcelona has won four UEFA Champions League, a record four UEFA Cup Winners' Cup, four UEFA Super Cup, a record three Inter-Cities Fairs Cup and a record two FIFA Club World Cup trophies. The club has a long-standing rivalry with Real Madrid; matches between the two teams are referred to as "El Clásico".

Barcelona is one of the most supported teams in the world, and has the largest fan base among all sports teams on all major social networks. Barcelona's players have won a record number of Ballon d'Or awards (10), as well as a record number of FIFA World Player of the Year awards (7). In 2010, the club created history when three players who came through its youth academy (Messi, Iniesta & Xavi) were chosen as the three best players in the world, having bagged the top spots at the FIFA Ballon d'Or, an unprecedented feat for players from the same football school.

Barcelona was one of the founding members of La Liga, and is one of three clubs which have never been relegated from the top division, along with Athletic Bilbao and Real Madrid. In 2009, Barcelona became the first Spanish club to win the continental treble consisting of La Liga, Copa del Rey, and the Champions League. That same year, it also became the first football club ever to win six out of six competitions in a single year, thus completing the sextuple, comprising the aforementioned treble and the Spanish Super Cup, UEFA Super Cup and FIFA Club World Cup. In 2011, the Blaugrana again became European champions and won a total of five titles, missing out only on the Copa del Rey (in which they finished runners-up). This Barcelona team, which reached a record six consecutive Champions League semi-finals and won 14 trophies in just four years under Guardiola's charge, is considered by some managers, players and experts to be the greatest team of all time so far.

Players

Current squad

As of 1 October 2020
No. Position Player
1 Germany GK Marc-André ter Stegen
2 Flag of the United States DF Sergiño Dest
3 Flag of Spain DF Gerard Piqué (3rd captain)
5 Flag of Spain MF Sergio Busquets (vice-captain)
6 Flag of Spain MF Carles Aleñá
7 Flag of France FW Antoine Griezmann
8 Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina MF Miralem Pjanić
10 Flag of Argentina FW Lionel Messi (captain)
11 Flag of France FW Ousmane Dembélé
12 Brazil MF Rafinha
13 Brazil GK Neto
14 Brazil MF Philippe Coutinho
No. Position Player
15 Flag of France DF Clément Lenglet
16 Flag of Spain MF Pedri
17 Flag of Portugal FW Francisco Trincão
18 Flag of Spain DF Jordi Alba
19 Flag of Denmark FW Martin Braithwaite
20 Flag of Spain DF Sergi Roberto (4th captain)
21 Netherlands MF Frenkie de Jong
22 Flag of Spain FW Ansu Fati
23 Flag of France DF Samuel Umtiti
24 Flag of Spain DF Junior Firpo
Flag of France DF Jean-Clair Todibo

Barcelona B and Youth Academy

Main article: FC Barcelona (youth)
No. Position Player
26 Flag of Spain GK Iñaki Peña
28 Flag of Spain MF Riqui Puig
29 Flag of the United States FW Konrad de la Fuente
No. Position Player
30 Flag of Uruguay DF Ronald Araújo
32 Flag of Argentina DF Santiago Ramos Mingo
36 Flag of Spain GK Arnau Tenas

Out on loan

No. Position Player
Flag of Spain DF Sergio Akieme (at Almería until 30 June 2021)
Brazil DF Emerson (at Real Betis until 30 June 2021)
Flag of Spain DF Josep Jaume (at Badalona until 30 June 2021)
No. Position Player
Flag of Senegal.svg DF Moussa Wagué (at PAOK until 30 June 2021)
Flag of Spain MF Monchu (at Girona until 30 June 2021)
Netherlands MF Ludovit Reis (at Osnabrück until 30 June 2021)

Other players under contract

No. Position Player
Brazil MF Matheus Fernandes

Club alumni

Former players

Main List of FC Barcelona players

Managers

Main List of FC Barcelona managers

Club honours

Type Competition Titles Seasons
Domestic La Liga 25 1929, 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 Rey 30 1909–10, 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 España 13 1983, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1996, 2005, 2006, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2016, 2018
Copa Eva Duarte 3 1948, 1952, 1953
Copa de la Liga 2 1983, 1986
European UEFA Champions League 5 1991–92, 2005–06, 2008–09, 2010–11, 2014–15
UEFA Cup Winners' Cup 4 1978–79, 1981–82, 1988–89, 1996–97
UEFA Super Cup 5S 1992, 1997, 2009, 2011, 2015
Inter-Cities Fairs Cup 3 1955–58, 1958–60, 1965–66
Worldwide FIFA Club World Cup 3 2009, 2011, 2015
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External links

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History: Seasons

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FC Barcelona squad - 2020–21

1 Ter Stegen · 2 Semedo · 3 Piqué · 4 Rakitić · 5 Busquets · 8 Arthur · 9 Suárez · 10 Messi (c) · 11 Dembélé · 13 Neto · 15 Lenglet · 17 Griezmann · 18 Alba · 19 Braithwaite · 20 Roberto · 21 De Jong · 22 Vidal · 23 Umtiti · 24 Junior ·

FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona squad seasons

2014-15 · 2015-16 ·

FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona seasons

2015–16 · 2016–17 · 2017–18 · 2018–19 · 2019–20 · 2020–21 ·

Futbol Club Barcelona - Managers

Barrow (1917) • Greenwell (1917–23) • Spouncer (1923–24) • Poszony (1924) • Kirby (1924–26) • Domby (1926–27) • Forns (1927–29) • Bellamy (1929–31) • Greenwell (1931–33) • Domby (1933–34) • Plattkó (1934–35) • O'Connell (1935–40) • Planas (1940–41) • Guzmán (1941–42) • Nogués (1942–44) • Samitier (1944–47) • Fernández (1947–50) • Daučík (1950–54) • Puppo (1954–55) • Plattkó (1955–56) • Balmanya (1956–58) • Herrera (1958–60) • Broćić (1960–61) • Orizaola (1961) • Miró (1961) • Kubala (1961–63) • Gonzalvo (1963) • C.Rodríguez (1963–64) • Sasot (1964–65) • Olsen (1965–67) • Artigas (1967–69) • Seguer (1969c) • Buckingham (1969–71) • Michels (1971–75) • Weisweiler (1975–76) • Ruiz (1976c) • Michels (1976–78) • Muller (1978–79) • Rifé (1979–80) • Herrera (1980) • Kubala (1980) • Herrera (1980–81) • Lattek (1981–83) • Menotti (1983–84) • Venables (1984–87) • Aragonés (1987–88) • Cruijff (1988–91) • Rexach (1991c) • Cruijff (1991–96) • Robson (1996–97) • Van Gaal (1997–2000) • Serra Ferrer (2000–01) • Rexach (2001–02) • Van Gaal (2002–03) • Antić (2003) • Rijkaard (2003–08) • Guardiola (2008–12) • Vilanova (2012–13) • Martino (2013–14) • Enrique (2014–17) • Valverde (2017–20) • Quique Setién (2020) • Koeman (2020–)

FC Barcelona matches - 2020-21
2020-21 La Liga

Villarreal (h) · Real Madrid (h) ·

2020-21 Copa del Rey
2020–21 Supercopa de España
2020-21 Champions League

Juventus (a) · Juventus (h) ·

UEFA Champions League winners

1956: Real Madrid • 1957: Real Madrid • 1958: Real Madrid • 1959: Real Madrid • 1960: Real Madrid • 1961: Benfica • 1962: Benfica • 1963: Milan • 1964: Internazionale • 1965: Internazionale • 1966: Real Madrid • 1967: Celtic • 1968: Manchester United • 1969: Milan • 1970: Feyenoord • 1971: Ajax • 1972: Ajax • 1973: Ajax • 1974: Bayern Munich • 1975: Bayern Munich • 1976: Bayern Munich • 1977: Liverpool • 1978: Liverpool • 1979: Nottingham Forest • 1980: Nottingham Forest • 1981: Liverpool • 1982: Aston Villa • 1983: Hamburg • 1984: Liverpool • 1985: Juventus • 1986: Steaua Bucuresti • 1987: Porto • 1988: PSV Eindhoven • 1989: Milan • 1990: Milan • 1991: Red Star Belgrade • 1992: Barcelona • 1993: Marseille • 1994: Milan • 1995: Ajax • 1996: Juventus • 1997: Borussia Dortmund • 1998: Real Madrid • 1999: Manchester United • 2000: Real Madrid • 2001: Bayern Munich • 2002: Real Madrid • 2003: Milan • 2004: Porto • 2005: Liverpool • 2006: Barcelona • 2007: Milan • 2008: Manchester United • 2009: Barcelona • 2010: Internazionale 2011: Barcelona • 2012: Chelsea • 2013: Bayern Munich • 2014: Real Madrid • 2015: Barcelona • 2016: Real Madrid • 2017: Real Madrid • 2018: Real Madrid • 2019: Liverpool •

UEFA Cup Winners' Cup winners

1961: Fiorentina • 1962: Atlético Madrid • 1963: Tottenham Hotspur • 1964: Sporting CP • 1965: West Ham United • 1966: Borussia Dortmund • 1967: Bayern Munich • 1968: Milan • 1969: Slovan Bratislava • 1970: Manchester City • 1971: Chelsea • 1972: Rangers • 1973: Milan • 1974: Magdeburg • 1975: Dynamo Kyiv • 1976: Anderlecht • 1977: Hamburg • 1978: Anderlecht • 1979: Barcelona • 1980: Valencia • 1981: Dinamo Tbilisi • 1982: Barcelona • 1983: Aberdeen • 1984: Juventus • 1985: Everton • 1986: Dynamo Kyiv • 1987: Ajax • 1988: Mechelen • 1989: Barcelona • 1990: Sampdoria • 1991: Manchester United • 1992: Werder Bremen • 1993: Parma • 1994: Arsenal • 1995: Real Zaragoza • 1996: Paris Saint-Germain • 1997: Barcelona • 1998: Chelsea • 1999: Lazio

Inter-Cities Fairs Cup winners

1955–58: Flag of Spain Barcelona 1958–60: Flag of Spain Barcelona 1960–61: Flag of Italy Roma 1961–62: Flag of Spain Valencia 1962–63: Flag of Spain Valencia 1963–64: Flag of Spain Real Zaragoza 1964–65: Flag of Hungary Ferencváros 1965–66: Flag of Spain Barcelona 1966–67: Flag of SFR Yugoslavia Dinamo Zagreb 1967–68: England Leeds United 1968–69: England Newcastle United 1969–70: England Arsenal 1970–71: England Leeds United

UEFA Super Cup winners

1972: Ajax • 1973: Ajax • 1975: Dynamo Kiev • 1976: Anderlecht • 1977: Liverpool • 1978: Anderlecht • 1979: Nottingham Forest • 1980: Valencia • 1982: Aston Villa • 1983: Aberdeen • 1984: Juventus • 1986: Steaua Bucharest • 1987: Porto • 1988: Mechelen • 1989: Milan • 1990: Milan • 1991: Manchester United • 1992: Barcelona • 1993: Parma • 1994: Milan • 1995: Ajax • 1996: Juventus • 1997: Barcelona • 1998: Chelsea • 1999: Lazio • 2000: Galatasaray • 2001: Liverpool • 2002: Real Madrid • 2003: Milan • 2004: Valencia • 2005: Liverpool • 2006: Sevilla • 2007: Milan • 2008: Zenit St. Petersburg • 2009: Barcelona • 2010: Atlético Madrid • 2011: Barcelona • 2012: Atlético Madrid • 2013: Bayern Munich • 2014: Real Madrid • 2015: Barcelona • 2016: Real Madrid • 2017: Real Madrid • 2018: Atlético Madrid • 2019: Liverpool • 2020: Bayern Munich or Sevilla

FIFA Club World Cup winners

2000: Corinthians • 2005: São Paulo • 2006: Internacional • 2007: Milan • 2008: Manchester United • 2009: Barcelona • 2010: Internazionale • 2011: Barcelona • 2012: Corinthians • 2013: Bayern Munich 2014: Real Madrid 2015: TBA

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