Barça’s Juvenil A train with the Genuine team
He Barça Foundationteam of La Liga Genuinejoined forces with the Juvenile A of the FC Barcelona in a training afternoon in which both teams shared and learned from each other. With these meetings between different teams, the Barça club seeks to promote sports values such as equality, respect and cooperation.
It is not the first time that the team Genuine exercises with other teams Barcelona after doing it in December, in a training session with the female B, and on February 22, with some former members of the Barça Players Group.
After training, Oscar Lopezcoach of Juvenile Adid not want to stop being in favor of initiatives such as this one: “These shared training sessions are a very good tool for social integration. Football unites, it is demonstrated when in a training session the Juvenil players and the players of the Barça Foundation they work in company and enjoy the sport”. “I find it very enriching that the team Genuine of our club is committed to the diversity of intellectual disabilities and to being a mixed team”, added the Barça coach.
Alex Garridocaptain and player of Juvenil, also expressed his satisfaction after a different session: “It has been very nice to get together with the Barça Foundation To train. They have had a great time, and so have we. Moments like this make us bigger as a club.”