FC Barcelona Bàsquet B

FC Barcelona Bàsquet B (English: FC Barcelona Basketball B), commonly referred to as FC Barcelona B (Catalan pronunciation: [fubˈbɔl ˈklub bəɾsəˈlonə] (About this soundlisten)) and colloquially known as Barça B ([ˈbaɾsə]), is the reserve team of the FC Barcelona. The team currently plays in the Spanish 3rd-tier level LEB Plata.

FC Barcelona B
LeaguesLEB Plata
Founded1997
ArenaCiutat Esportiva Joan Gamper
Capacity472
LocationSant Joan Despí, Barcelona, Spain
Team colorsBlue, Maroon, Yellow
              
PresidentJosep Maria Bartomeu
Head coachDiego Ocampo
Championships1 Liga EBA
Websitefcbarcelona.com

HistoryEdit

In 2003, Barcelona B won the amateur Spanish 4th-tier level Liga EBA, and thus got promoted to the LEB 2 division, but afterwards, they renounced their spot. After an agreement between FC Barcelona and CB Cornellà, for Cornellà to collaborate again as a reserve team of FC Barcelona; the 'B' team was folded by Barcelona, between 2005 and 2010. In 2010, FC Barcelona B was re-opened, and played in the LEB Plata division.

The team then played in the Spanish 2nd-tier level LEB Oro division, from 2012, when the team gained a vacant berth in the league, to 2014, when they were relegated down again to the LEB Plata division. In August 2015, the club gained a vacant berth back to the second division LEB Oro.

PlayersEdit

Current rosterEdit

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Barça B roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Nat. Name Ht. Age
SG 9   Bolmaro, Leandro 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) 19 – (2000-09-11)11 September 2000
C   Bratanovic, Haris 2.09 m (6 ft 10 in) 18 – (2001-04-20)20 April 2001
SF   Carreño, Pau 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 18 – (2001-11-07)7 November 2001
PF 23   Fernández, Jaime 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) 19 – (2000-07-15)15 July 2000
SG 8   Font, David 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 19 – (2000-05-06)6 May 2000
PF   Goulmy, Quentin 2.05 m (6 ft 9 in) 22 – (1998-01-15)15 January 1998
PG   Marcos, Juani 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) 19 – (2000-07-06)6 July 2000
SF 13   Martínez, Sergi 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) 20 – (1999-05-10)10 May 1999
PG   Omar, El Hadji 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) 20 – (1999-02-17)17 February 1999
PG   Rodríguez, Adrián 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) 18 – (2001-02-07)7 February 2001
C 20   Žižić, Nikola 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) 19 – (2000-04-11)11 April 2000
Head coach
  •   Diego Ocampo

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  •   Injured

Depth chartEdit

Pos. Starting 5 Bench 1 Bench 2
C Haris Bratanovic Nikola Žižić
PF Jaime Fernández Quentin Goulmy
SF Sergi Martínez Pau Carreño
SG Leandro Bolmaro David Font
PG Juani Marcos El Hadji Omar Adrián Rodríguez

Colours: Blue = homegrown player; Red = non-FIBA Europe player

On loanEdit

Barça young players out on loan
Nat. Player Position Team Level On loan until
  Atoumane Diagné C   Limoges 1st tier June 2020
  Aleix Font SG   Brose Bamberg 1st tier June 2020

Season by seasonEdit

Season Tier Division Pos. W–L Cup competitions
1997–98 3 Liga EBA 1th 20–6 Copa EBA RU
1998–99 3 Liga EBA 4th 19–11
1999–00 3 Liga EBA 6th 14–12
2000–01 4 Liga EBA 4th 23–7
2001–02 4 Liga EBA 5th 20–12
2002–03 4 Liga EBA 3rd[a] 24–11
2003–04 4 Liga EBA 4th 21–9
2004–05 4 Liga EBA 9th 15–15
2005–10 Did not enter any competition
2010–11 3 LEB Plata 10th 11–17
2011–12 3 LEB Plata 5th[b] 15–15
2012–13 2 LEB Oro 10th 11–15
2013–14 2 LEB Oro 13th 5–21
2014–15 3 LEB Plata 13th[b] 9–19
2015–16 2 LEB Oro 12th 13–17
2016–17 2 LEB Oro 14th 13–21
2017–18 2 LEB Oro 12th 13–21
2018–19 2 LEB Oro 17th 9–25
  1. ^ Resigned to promote to LEB 2.
  2. ^ a b Achieved a vacant berth in LEB Oro.

Trophies and awardsEdit

TrophiesEdit

Individual awardsEdit

LEB Oro Rising star

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit