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Barça Escola is a football training school located in the Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper (Sant Joan Despí – 15 minutes from Barcelona) for boys and girls between six and twelve years old. Its aim is to provide students with basic concepts to face future sporting challenges with guarantees of success and, in turn, transmit the values ​​that Barcelona Football Club embody.

Since the 2016/2017 season, Barça Escola has expanded its range to include new sports: basketball and indoor football.

To be a part of Barça Escola, a student must pass our level tests, which are set three times over the course of the season. If you are interested in participating in the Barça Escola entrance exams, you can register using the following form and we will contact you with more information.



Who can register
Any male and female player between the ages of six and twelve can register at Barça Escola.

Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper

Technical team

What is the technical or managerial team of the Barça Escola?
The technical team is made up of the director, three coordinators (one per stage), the coaches and the assistants.

I have some problems regarding my child. Should I talk to the coach?
No, if you want to talk about any issue, you will have to contact the stage coordinator.

Dynamics within the Barça Escola

Can my child attend the Barça Escola while playing for another club?
Yes. However, he should always prioritize the Barça Escola. During the season there can be justified and unjustified absences. After three unjustified absences, this family will be dropped.

How many training sessions and matches will there be?
There are two weekly training sessions and a match on Sunday afternoons. In addition to this, throughout the season some tournaments and meetings are organized depending on availability.

Is it mandatory to shower?
Yes. For any special cases, you will have to contact the school beforehand.

How are teams chosen? And the coaches? 
The teams are formed by age; 6-8, 8-10 and 10-12. Barça Escola will seek to improve performance, both individually and collectively. For this reason, we seek to create the most competitive teams possible. Each team will have a head coach.

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