30 May '11, 12am

Barcelona players parade through Catalan capital on open-top bus, showing off their Champions League trophy

Barcelona players parade through Catalan capital on open-top bus, showing off their Champions League trophy

Barcelona's players celebrate on top of a bus with their supporters after winning their Champions League final against Manchester United on the streets of Barcelona. -- PHOTO: REUTERS BARCELONA (Spain) - BARCELONA players rode through the Catalan capital in an open-top bus on Sunday, showing off the Champions League trophy they won by beating Manchester United in the final. Thousands of fans greeted the players as the bus - decked out in the club's red and blue colors and the word 'Champions' on the sides - wound its way through the city. The players were later introduced one by one before a packed crowd of more than 90,000 fans at Barcelona's Nou Camp stadium, with coach Pep Guardiola carrying the trophy onto the pitch. Lionel Messi, who scored one of the goals in the 3-1 win at Wembley on Saturday night, told the crowd: 'I don't have much to say other than to thank you a...

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