When the FC Barcelona down to Second Division
When we are young and we aficionamos football, one of the first things we usually learn is that there are three teams in Spain have always played in First Division: The real Madrid, the FC Barcelona and the Athletic Club de Bilbao. And this statement, indeed, It is irrefutable. But nevertheless, there was once FC Barcelona descended to Second Y, Nonetheless, the following season played in First. We tell you.
A new season was played National League Championship recently created. Specifically, We traveled to the campaign 1933-1934. The Barça going through one of its greatest sporting crisis as both economic and had nothing to do with the club is today. He is having won the first League history (In the season 1928-1929) had remained among the top four following four.
FC BARCELONA AND ARENAS DE GETXO
But nevertheless, which concerns us was a fateful campaign for the Catalan side who lost every game he played as a visitor (9) besides one home. The last day arrival, the Catalans visited the Real Betis who won 1-0 sending the Catalans to the Second Division since He was 9th in a league 10 teams. Luck for the Blaugrana is that the league decided to make an extension of the first category and not Barça (penultimate) ni Arenas de Getxo (latest) They declined.
They won promotion that season to Atletico Madrid and the Sevilla, and the First Division went on to have 12 teams instead of 10 I had until then. The Barça He managed to maintain the category and from there began to grow into the giant that it is and has been throughout most of its history, but nevertheless, from a purely technical point of view, FC Barcelona went down to Second Division once. Was a 4 March 1934 in the field of Real Betis.