Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 50. Chapters: European dragon, Rose, FC Barcelona, Saint George, Botifarra, Poblet Monastery, Almogavars, St George's Cross, Wilfred the Hairy, Coat of arms of Catalonia, Senyera, Estelada, Sardana, Catalan Company ...Read MorePlease note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 50. Chapters: European dragon, Rose, FC Barcelona, Saint George, Botifarra, Poblet Monastery, Almogavars, St George's Cross, Wilfred the Hairy, Coat of arms of Catalonia, Senyera, Estelada, Sardana, Catalan Company, Bat, Canigou, Renaixenca, Catalan constitutions, Els Segadors, Cobla, Catalan donkey, Correfoc, Patufet, Consell de Cent, Virgin of Montserrat, Usages of Barcelona, Barretina, Salses-le-Chateau. Excerpt: Futbol Club Barcelona (Catalan pronunciation: , English: ), also known as Barcelona and familiarly as Barca, is a professional football club, based in Barcelona, Spain. They are the current Spanish and European football champions, and the most successful club in Spanish football in terms of overall domestic trophies, having won 21 La Liga, 25 Copa del Rey, 10 Supercopa de Espana, 3 Copa Eva Duarte and 2 Copa de la Liga trophies, as well as being the record holder for the latter four competitions. It is also one of most successful clubs in European football, having won 4 UEFA Champions League, a record 4 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup, 3 UEFA Super Cup and 1 FIFA Club World Cup trophies. They also won a record 3 Inter-Cities Fairs Cup trophies, considered the predecessor to the UEFA Cup. It is the only European club to have played continental football every season since 1955, and one of the only three clubs to have never been relegated from La Liga, along with Athletic Bilbao and Real Madrid. In 2009, Barcelona became the first club in Spain to win the 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. Founded as Foot-Ball Club Barcelona in 1899 by a group of Swiss, ...Read Less
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