Barcelona’s team fly to Berlin on Thursday to settle in the German capital ahead of Saturday’s Champions League final. Their fans won’t be far behind and at least 20,000 of them will make the 1,200-mile journey.
Barça’s away following is often pitifully small, but it’s better in European competition and they’ve got a proud record of taking tens of thousands to the many finals they reach. Images of the 1979 Cup Winners’ Cup final in Basel, from the days when European Cup finals were what Real Madrid played in and not Barça, are prominent in the Camp Nou museum. Spain wasn’t a democracy backRead More »from Barcelona not the only Catalan side facing a do-or-die match at the weekend