Barcelona to launch academy in Miami

12 February 2020

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Photo: Getty Images Before opening in August this year, a series of smaller Barcelona camps will be held at Barry University, Amelia Park and Kendall Soccer Park, respectively.

The academy will be the club's second high-performance site in the US.

There are 53 Barcelona academy programmes worldwide.

Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

Barcelona have announced they are opening their second high-performance academy in the US, which will be spread over three campuses in Miami, Florida.

The opening of Barcelona Academy PRO Miami, as it is called, follows the opening of a similar site on New York's Long Island last year, supporting a global growth strategy of spreading the Barcelona brand.

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