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So you think you can take Barca's 10-year-olds?
by Samuel Charles, December 13th, 2012 12:40AM

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[VIDEO PICK] This team goal featuring crisp player and ball movement was released by Barcelona on its YouTube channel on Tuesday, and more than 200,000 people have already marveled at the these slick U-10s from La Masia.

In January 2011 Lionel Messi, Andres Iniesta and Xavi finished first, second and third in the 2010 Balon d’Or race, La Masia graduates all. In late November, during a 4-0 win at Levante, a substitution by Martin Montoya for an injured Dani Alves meant all 11 players on the field were from La Masia, for the first time in Barcelona history, and supposedly, the world’s top soccer academy took even greater pride in the latter achievement.

No. 4, Marc Pelaz, starts this team movement, and scores. The post mentioned the stars above, and finished by calling these youngsters “DNA of Barcelona” ...

  1. I w Nowozeniuk
    commented on: December 13, 2012 at 11:13 a.m.
    Hint, speed of play and heads looking up before delivery.
  1. Larry Homes
    commented on: December 13, 2012 at 3:03 p.m.
    Barcelona is a football club that have the best football acdemy in the world of soccer
  1. Eric in DC
    commented on: December 13, 2012 at 11:33 p.m.
    If they were in the US, parents would be yelling at them to run faster. :-)

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