Football Business : FC Barcelona launches own line of protective masks

The world’s leading football club, FC Barcelona has launched their own line of protective masks as the first of their official club shops reopened after more than two months of inactivity due to coronavirus.

Phase One of the Spanish government’s four-step de-escalation plan began in Barcelona on Monday and the Catalan club restarted business in their Passeig de Gracia store with the sale of the new product.

“FC Barcelona launch the sale of their first line of protective masks which are available in three different models with exclusive designs from Monday via the Barça Store on Passeig de Gràcia in the city,” the club said on their official website.

Barca said that the masks, which will cost $19 each, are available in three designs, with new models available in the coming weeks. They can be purchased online from Tuesday.

“The masks are locally made in Mataró in Catalonia and use 100% ecological cotton and fulfil all health requirements and regulations,” the club said.

“It is a hygiene mask for everyday use that is reusable and its protection against the transmission of Covid-19 is guaranteed to up to 40 washes with a recommended use of eight hours between washes.”