Sport (Spanish newspaper)

Sport is a Spanish daily sports newspaper based in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.

TypeDaily newspaper
Owner(s)Grupo Zeta
Founder(s)Josep María Casanovas
PublisherEdiciones Deportivas Catalanas, S.A.
Editor-in-chiefErnest Folch
Founded1979 (1979)
HeadquartersBarcelona, Catalonia, Spain
Sister newspapersEl Periódico de Catalunya

History and profile

Founded in 1979, Sport is owned by Grupo Zeta, which also publishes El Periódico de Catalunya.[1][2]

Ideologically, it defines itself as the newspaper of the supporters of FC Barcelona, its slogan being "Sempre amb el Barça" (always with Barça in Catalan), and focuses primarily to a Catalonia-based readership, despite being written in Spanish. It also covers RCD Espanyol and Catalan and Spanish football in general, plus other sports, especially basketball, motor sports, cycling, handball and tennis.


  1. Enric Castelló; David Domingo (2005). "Spanish media facing new media: a challenge to journalists?". International Journal of Iberian Studies. 18 (3). Retrieved 3 December 2014.
  2. "Grupo Zeta Makes Bold Strides Into Digital Economy" (PDF). Accenture. Retrieved 16 March 2015.
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