10 January 2012

Rosell: "This is a success of La Masia, the pride is stratospheric"

Barcelona president, Sandro Rosell highlighted the fact that both Leo Messi, Golden Ball winner 2011 as Pep Guardiola, coach of the year chosen by FIFA, were formed in FC Barcelona's La Masia.

"I am proud of this success, Guardiola and Messi. It is a prize for the Masia: both were raised in it. And the two have shared. Pep, with Tito Vilanova, Xavi and Messi. It shows the team we have, that's unbeatable. Pride is stratospheric, "Rosell said in a statement to TV3.

"It's nice that with this team and this coach, things are going well. It is comparable to winning the Champions League by the projection that gives us worldwide. Hopefully next year we can return to being here, Laporta added. (via SPORT)