60 minutes segment on Barcelona: Lionel Messi and the ascent of Barca soccer

On Sunday night, CBS’ 60 minutes featured a segment on Barcelona.

As has been mentioned in the lead up to the show, it is not so often that a “soccer” team is profiled on one of the most popular and famous shows in America.

Bob Simon wonders whether Barcelona are the best team in world football and goes deeper into how the Catalan giants bring players through to the first team.

“Lionel Messi and the ascent of Barca soccer” includes interviews with the likes of Cesc Fabregas, Gerard Pique and Lionel Messi.

With the Ballon d’Or race, featuring two La Masia graduates in Messi and Andres Iniesta this evening, this could not have had better timing.