The video of the boy with no legs, who took part in the FC Barcelona
campus in Rio de Janeiro, was the most-watched FCB video on YouTube in
August with 558,065 views
It was followed in second and third place by the first team friendlies
against Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain, respectively
The video of the Brazilian boy with no legs, who took part in FC Barcelona’s summer camp in Rio de Janeiro, was the most-watched video on the FC Barcelona YouTube channel in August. The way Gabriel has overcome his disability in order to play the game he loves with his friends is a wonderful story that touched the hearts of a total of 558,065 people who watched the video on YouTube.
Friendlies, Iniesta and Messi
The other most popular videos were, in second and third place, the summer friendlies against Manchester United in Gothenburg and Paris Saint-Germain at the Parc des Princes. Andrés Iniesta comes fourth with the video of him collecting the Best Player in Europe prize and the fifth most popular video was one of the five goals that Leo Messi scored in the preseason.
Videos about Alex Song, Éric Abidal and David Villa all feature in the top ten most popular videos of August.
Another popular video was the one of the 47th Joan Gamper Trophy match, which was preceded by a touching tribute to the members of the ‘Dream Team’ and the official presentation of this season’s first team squad.
Top-5 videos in August
1) Gabriel, spectacular skills in FCB Campus of Rio de Janeiro
2) Highlights Manchester United-FCB
3) Highlights PSG-FCB
4) Iniesta, best player in Europe
5) Messi, five goals in pre-season