Barca or Barcelona are one of the best club teams in the world today as they boast several high class footballers including Lionel Messi, Xavi Hernandez, Andres Iniesta, Gerard Pique, Neymar and Cesc Fabregas. The club are the current champions of La Liga having won the 2012-13 season and their shirts are striped in a blue and red design which are manufactured by Nike. The away shirt is red and yellow to symbolise the Catalan colours and their third kit is all black.
Barcelona who's nickname is Barca wear home shirts of red and blue. In recent seasons Barcelona have opted for a shirt sponsor on their shirts where in previous seasons they have had no shirt sponsor. The Barcelona shirts have had Qatar Airways and Unicef as their shirt sponsors in recent seasons.
Barcelona Football Club was founded in 1899 by Joan Gamper a Swiss businessman, the club´s international nature has been a quality since the first days of its existence, as shown by still holding the original Anglican version of its name Futbol Club Barcelona, instead of the formal Spanish version Club de Futbol Barcelona. Barcelona play their home games at Camp Nou, Avenida Arstides Maillol, Barcelona, which is officially known as Nou Estadi del Futbol Club Barcelona.
Barca has had many famous players pull on their red & blue strip, a few of whom are Johan Cruijff, Patrick Kluivert, Gary Lineker, Maradona, Rivaldo and Ronaldo.