Tableau explain why FC Barcelona is still the best team in Spain (and the whole World)
Introduction Football Club Barcelona, also known 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 world's second-richest football club in terms of revenue, with an annual turnover of $613 million and the third most valuable sports team, worth $2.6 billion.The official Barcelona anthem is the "Cant del Barça" and it is knows to all 480 000 000 fans around the World.
Team Philosophy Johan Cruyff and Charly Rexach returned to Barcelona in 1988 and began to install a philosophy that would change the way people play and view football forever. Both Cruyff and Rexach admit that it wasn't a completely new philosophy. Admitting that it was one adapted from ideas given to them by Michels, and one which many believe had been given to Europe by the Hungarian side of the early 1950s. The foundation of this philosophy was, and still is, built upon the basic template of touch, technique, maintaining possession, and stretching the pitch with continuous circulation of the ball (Tiqui-Taka). Elements that, at the time, were not valued by many Barcelona supporters (Hunter, 2012)
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