FC Barcelona Facts
Futbol Club Barcelona, Spanish Professional Football club
- Futbol Club Barcelona is a professional Football] club based in [[Barcelona, Spain.
- It was founded in 1899 by a group of Swiss, English and Catalan footballers led by Joan Gamper.
- Its motto is - Més que un club (More than a club.
- Unlike other football clubs, this club is owned and operated by its supporters.
- With an annual turnover of €398 million it is the world's second-richest football club in terms of revenue.
- It has a long-standing rivalry with Real Madrid.
- They won 21 La Liga, 26 Copa del Rey, 10 Supercopa de España, 3 Copa Eva Duarte and 2 Copa de la Liga trophies.
- It is the only European club to have played continental football every season since 1955, and one of the only three clubs never to have been relegated from La Liga (along with Athletic Bilbao and Real Madrid).
- In 2009, they became the first Spanish club to win the treble consisting of La Liga, Copa del Rey, and the Champions League.
- In 2009, they also became the first football club ever to win six out of six competitions in a single year, thus completing the sextuple, comprising Liga, Copa del Rey, the Champions League, the Spanish Super Cup, UEFA Super Cup and FIFA Club World Cup.