Barcelona FC history gold balls
Since its founding Barcelona FC is a multi-sports institution in Barcelona (Spain). He began his sporting commitment as a football club on November 29, 1988. For being a good club, this team has been good players, so that each one of them has left his “footprint” adding “Golden Balls”. Real sports fans should buy your tickets online.
At present, Barcelona FC adds eleven (11) Golden Balls, thanks to the outstanding career of Leonel Messi, who has given these satisfactions to his team. The “Barça” has expanded its status as absolute ruler in the classification of clubs with more Gold Balls, followed by Milan, Juve and Real Madrid who are tied in second place with 8 Gold Balls each.
It is important to note that Barcelona FC before joining Messi in his Catalan league, in his history of Golden Balls took six (6). When joining “the flea” added with his excellent football 5 gold figurines for a total of eleven (11).
Stories of the Barcelona FC Golden Balls
The data indicates that the first Golden Ball won by the Catalan team, was in 1960, when Gallego Luis Suarez Miramontes managed to conquer a golden ball, dressed in the Barca uniform. Then the Dutch player Johan Cruyff, played with Barcelona FC, with his good game added two more golds in the years 1973 and 1914.
The fourth Golden Ball reached the Blaugranas 20 seasons later in the year 1994 thanks to the outstanding trajectory of Hristo Stoichkov. To continue with the sum of gold awards Rivaldo came to give the team his fifth Golden Ball and six years later the “crack” Ronaldinho for the sixth Golden Spherical.
After all these great players achieved this feat, Lionel Messi arrives at Barcelona FC considered the best player in the world. Since his first goal with the Catalans in 2004, his game has been extraordinary, since that year (2004) the Argentine star has won five (5) Golden Balls) in the years: 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2015 achievement never achieved by another player. This made them the undisputed leaders of Golden Balls.
About the Golden Ball
To know more about the award of the Ballon d’Or, it should be noted that it is an award given annually by the French magazine specialized France Football, it is considered the greatest individual honor in football world-wide.
It is possible to mention that the first delivery that was made to the Ball of Gold, was the 18 of December of 1956 and it refers to that it wins, it is the best soccer player of the year. The last player to have this honor of receiving the award is the 7th Real Madrid Cristiano Ronaldo.
Below are the Barcelona FC Golden Ball players and dates
1960 – Luis Suarez
1973/1974 – Johan Cruyff
1994- Hristo Stoichkov
1999 – Rivaldo
2003- Ronaldhino Gaucho.
2009/2010/2011/2012 / 2015- Leonel Messi.
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