FC Barcelona Pays $11.2M To Increases Its Training Facility Land By 20%
Barcelona has announced its €8.2M ($11.2M) purchase of a plot of land next to the club's Ciudad Deportiva training facility, according to the EFE. The purchase "will increase the Ciudad Deportiva's area by 20%." Barcelona said in a statement that it is a "strategic investment." The land purchased covers 26,811 square meters, and the club will "have it paid off in five years." The recently purchased land "previously belonged to the El Forn Tennis Club" (EFE, 10/21).