Newington College 2017 European Football Tour Group set off on an arduous 27 hour odyseey to Barcelona via Doha. The flights went very smoothly and the boys were exemplary on board. A feature of the second flight were the number of International Teams, from Aspire Academy (Qatar), FCBEscola in Saudi Arabia and a Japanese team all heading for International tournaments in Barcelona.

Upon landing in Barcelona, the boys took a coach alon the waterfront to the picturesque Port Mataro and the tastefuly appointed Hotel Atenea Port. Boys wre eexhausted after the meal and are all en route to sleep.

A big day in Barcelona tomorrow with sight seeing and the majestic Camp Nou and Museum.

Let the fiesta begin.