On Sunday marked the official launch of FCBEscola Singapore, the local arm of top Spanish football side Barcelona's famed youth academy, which will be based at St Patrick's School.
Taking in children aged from six to 12, the school promises to apply the same training methodologies which produced the likes of Lionel Messi, Andres Iniesta, Carles Puyol and Xavi Hernandez .
"We want to bring the real academy experience from Barcelona to Singapore," stressed Xevi Marce, director of FCBEscola.
More information on the Singapore school is available at www.fcbarcelonasg.com
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