news letter Our mobile application

Weekly newsletter

FC Barcelona to Launch Soccer Academy in Budapest

MTI-Hungary Today 2019.04.16.

FC Barcelona, one of the world’s largest professional football clubs, will start a football academy in Budapest for training children aged between 4 and 14 throughout the year.

In line with the agreement, the academy in Budapest will operate under a professional director from FC Barcelona. All coaches working for the academy will be expected to use the training methods of the Catalonian club.

“Big Money, Big Football?”: Govt Gives Further Tax Discounts to Struggling Hungarian Football

The best players at the academy will get a chance to join Barcelona FC in the future because the Catalonian club will have a pre-emption right for footballers trained in Budapest.

On the featured photo: Lionel Messi. Photo by