Barca Academy starts screening for young talented goalkeepers
To ensure that Nigeria continually has quality goalkeepers for all its national teams, the Barca Academy Lagos has started screening young talented shot stoppers for inclusion into the elite football school. The academy, promoted by Blaugrana Sports International, has been at the forefront of youth football development in the country with emphasis on building…
Barca Academy’s year ending programme kicks off Monday
The Barca Academy Lagos will resume on Monday to complete its programme for the year, the sponsors of the academy have announced.
Barca Academy set to promote all-girls age group teams
Promoters of the Barca Academy in sub-Sahara Africa, the Blaugrana Group International, have revealed their plans to raise youth teams devoted solely to developing talented women footballers
Barca Academy boss picks sports development, peace as tools for world unity
Nigerians joined the world last week to celebrate the United Nations’ International Day of Sports for Development and Peace, which #BeActive campaign is aimed at helping in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
Barca Academy parents’ forum preaches importance of education to sportsmen
An educated sportsman is likely to make more informed choices than his illiterate counterpart, the Barca Academy has told aspiring footballers.
Barca Academy’s new technical director tours Lagos facilities
Barca Academy of Nigeria’s new technical director, Jorge Couto at the weekend took a facility tour of the academy to assess the suitability of its technical crew to the FC Barcelona global practices.
Barca Academy Nigeria’s new coach promises to maintain parent club’s standards
Widely travelled and experienced FC Barcelona camp coach, Jorge Couto, will replace Bernat Villa as the new technical director at the Barca Academy in Nigeria, the club has announced.
Eruotor preaches sport as weapon for character molding, national development
It is not new that, sports, especially football, globally, is one of the strongest factors in the bonding of the human community and nations. This manifests prominently during world or national sporting festivals...