FC Barcelona is a world-famous professional football team based in Barcelona, Spain. Founded in 1899, the club has become the symbol of Catalan culture. FC Barcelona has excellent performance both domestically and internationally. In total, They have won 21 La Liga, 26 Copa del Rey, 4 UEFA Champions League, 4 UEFA Super Cup, and 2 FIFA Club World Cup titles. In 2009, it became the first football club ever to win sextuple, including La Liga, Spanish Super Cup, Copa del Rey, UEFA Super Cup ,UEFA Champions League, and FIFA Club World Cup.
In Catalonia, FC Barcelona is called ‘Azulgrana’ by most of the people. Azulgrana is a Catalan word meaning bule and red, representing the home jersey colors of FC Barcelona since 1900. FC Barcelona has a long history avoiding corporate sponsorship on the playing shirts. However, when they signed a five-year contract with Qatar Sports Investments on the commencement of 2011-2012 season, this tradition ended.