FCB Escola Canada
For the first time in history, we are bringing into Canada the soccer methodology that has influenced the way soccer is played nowadays, a soccer methodology that has allowed FC Barcelona to become the most admired team in the world for its play style.
FC BARCELONA coaches from the FCB ESCOLA (the soccer academy of the club) are coming to Canada to personally conduct soccer camps and coaching clinics to Canadian kids and coaches.
The FCB Canada Camps and clinics use the same methodology of the camps in Barcelona the club, an attractive training methodology based in possession, control, and attack.
Player development is one of the most distinctive features of FC BARCELONA. The FCB ESCOLA is the club’s youth soccer academy that was founded more than 40 years ago and which has allowed FC BARCELONA to have 80% of its current first team players come from the youth teams.
Messi, Xavi, Puyol, Iniesta, Pique, Valdés, Busquets, Cesc Fabregas, Pedro, Thiago ….they all come from the FCB ESCOLA and most of them are the pillars of the Spanish national team that has won the last two European Cups and the World Cup. They all once trained under the same methodology that you will take part in!
Founded in 1899, FC BARCELONA is considered the best and most successful soccer club in the world of the last 25 years.
It is currently ranked Number 1 team in the UEFA Team Rankings, having held that position 4 of the last 5 years.
It is considered the biggest sports organization in the world with 175,000 club members and more that 43 Million followers in Facebook.
The Camp Nou stadium is the biggest soccer venue in Europe with a capacity of 100,000.
Past, Present and Future
FC BARCELONA has always attracted the best players in the world: Kubala in the 50‘s, Suarez in the 60’s, Cruyff in the 70’s, Maradona in the 80’s, Romario, Ronaldo and Rivaldo in the 90’s, Ronaldinho in the early 2000’s, Messi and Neymar now…..they are all part of FC BARCELONA’s history and present.
The club holds the record for being the club with the most Balon d’Or (Golden Ball) players: Cruyff, Stoichov, Figo, Ronaldo, Ronaldinho and Messi.