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🇪🇸11/29 - FC Barcelona's founding date(1899)

Futbol Club Barcelona is a professional football club based in Barcelona, Spain, that competes in La Liga, the top flight of Spanish football.

• Full name: Futbol Club Barcelona
• Nickname(s): Barça or Blaugrana (team)
Culers or Barcelonistes (supporters)
• Founded: 29 November 1899; 121 years ago
• Ground: Camp Nou
• Capacity: 99,354
• Head coach: Xavi
• League: La Liga

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In March 2021, Lionel Messi overtook Xavi's record of 767 games played for the club, and presently has made 778 official appearances in all competitions, while also holding the record for the most appearances in La Liga matches for Barcelona, with 520.

Barcelona's all-time highest goalscorer in official competitions is Lionel Messi with 672 goals, surpassing Paulino Alcántara's 369 goals in March 2014, a record which stood for 87 years. In December 2020, Messi also overtook Pelé’s 643 goals for Santos to become the highest official scorer for a single club.

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