Quit smoking with Barça

Continuing with its promotion of the benefits of healthy living, FC Barcelona alongside the European Commission and European Lung Foundation, will be offering free lung health tests this weekend as part of the European Respiratory Society Annual Congress.

This will be happening from 10.00 to 20.00 on Friday 6 and Saturday 7 of September in Plaça de la Universitat, and the event will be attended by Jordi Monés, the director in chief of the FC Barcelona Medical Services.

In addition to the tests, the public will also be able to visit the “Quit Smoking with Barça” stand and sign up for the campaign. More than 70,000 people from all around Europe have already signed up to quit with the campaign.

Xavi calls for more people to ‘Quit Smoking with Barça’ in new commercial

Ahead of the European Respiratory Society Annual Congress, a new publicity campaign is being launched, with Xavi Hernández featuring in the commercial. After saying how impressed he is that 72,000 people have registered for the “Quit Smoking with Barça” initiative, the Barça midfielder encourages more people to sign up and become ex-smokers. The commercial also tells people that they can start on the road to freedom from tobacco by coming for a free lung text this weekend.

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