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1951 Champaña Castellblanch - Laszlo Kubala

This card is from the 1951 Champaña Castellblanch set depicting the players from the Barcelona clubs: F.C. Barcelona and R.C.D. Espanyol. The cards were made by the champagne company to be distributed to collectors. If the collector was able to collect the complete set, the cards could be redeemed for a variety of prizes listed on the back of the card.

This card depicts Laszlo Kubala in his first season for Barcelona after he fled Hungary for Spain. Kubala would go on to become one of the greatest F.C. Barcelona footballers of all time. Kubala was often considered the greatest Barcelona player of all time before Messi.

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