14 years since Puyol's debut for FC Barcelona

Puyol, en el seu debut a Valladolid. FOTO: MIGUEL RUIZ-FCB.
On October 2, 199, the current FC Barcelona captain played his first official match for Barça

This Wednesday marks the 14th anniversary of Carles Puyol’s debut for FC Barcelona. The center back played his first league game, away to Valladolid, on October 2 of 1999. The manager Louis Van Gaal subbed the Catalan in on 56 minutes for Simao, and he played in the right back position. The Blaugrana won the match by 0 to 2 thanks to goals from Kluivert and Rivaldo.