FC Barcelona Academies in India Close After 14 Year

– FC Barcelona established youth academies in India in 2010. – Thousands trained in the famed "La Masia" style.

FC Barcelona in India: An Era Ends 

– India hosted the Barça Academy APAC tournament in 2019 and 2020. – Indian players participated in the Barça Academy World Cup in Barcelona.

Showcasing Indian Talent 

– Academies in Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, and Pune to close on July 1, 2024. – Gratitude expressed to families, coaches, staff, and Indian partner, Conscient Sports. – No official reason provided for the closure.

Closure Announced 

– Why are the academies closing? – What will happen to the coaches and staff? – What about the future of the young players?

Lingering Questions