It aspires to his 29ª Glass of Rey
The Barça, without rival in the national Glasses in Europe
Published:26/05/2017 - 10:44h
Updated:26/05/2017 - 10:45h
The FC Barcelona is the King of Glasses, but no only in Spain. The Barcelona club is the leader in titles coperos in the big European leagues, and only in leagues of minor calado, like Northern Ireland or Scotland, there are teams with more trophies
In the eliminatory of Glass of Rey, if there is a favourite team, that is the Barça. The Barcelona group has won this label along the years, since it is, without discussion, the team that more successes has attained in this competition.
In 39 finals contested to date the Barcelonan picture has harvested 28 titles, and in which it will be his 40ª final aspires to add his 29º entorchado. The men of Luis Enrique already take him out some distance to his main perseguidor, the another team copero by excellence, the AthleticClub , with 23 titles in 37 finals.
Far it remains the Real Madrid, that in spite of adding the same finals that the Barça -39-, hardly accumulates 19 glasses. The rival of the Barcelona this Saturday, the Alavés, aspires to his first trophy in his première in a final of Glass.
Reference also in Europe
The command of the FC Barcelona in Glass no only is exclusive in Spain, but it converts him also in a reference to European level. His 28 titles plant him in the fourth position in the ranking global, in which the leaders are of leagues with a lot of tradition like the Scottish or the one of Northern Ireland.
Precisely, the Linfield Irish is the leader copero in Europe, with 43 titles, by in front of Celtic and Rangers that deliver the majority of trophies in Scotland, with 36 and 33 respectively. After them already it appears the Barcelona club, with more titles that Olympiakos and Austria of Vienna -27 for each one-, and to a considerable distance of Benfica and Levski of Sofia -that accumulate 25-.
Regarding the big leagues, the command culé is apabullante, since in Germany the Bayern of Munich reaches the 18, in Italy the Juventus remains in 12, the same that Arsenal and Manchester United in England, and close the table Olympique of Marseilles and PSG in France with 10 for each one.