“If you don’t succeed, don’t let it because you haven’t given everything,” his father told him when he was a boy. And, as honest as he was hard-working, Puyol arrived in the first team as a right back in 1997. His kiss on the armband after scoring against Madrid in the memorable 6-2 away victory has gone down in history. As have his 21 trophies and his gesture in letting Abidal lift the European Cup in 2011. He still works for the club in the sports department.