Dr. Daniel angelici
President of Boca Juniors
The history of Boca is centennial, glorious and passionate. It is the most popular club of Argentina and one of the most
The 18 International football titles attained, place it at the top of any ranking table. Its fans' enthusiasm surprises everybody for their warmth and fervour. La Bombonera is the stadium all sport lovers must know some day.
Boca Juniors is an important part of Argentine history, and it is a synonym worldwide. To say Boca is to say Argentina. In every city, in each country town, there is always a passionate fan loving the blue and yellow colours.
Being Boca Juniors' president is a non transferable object of pride. It is a tremendous responsibility, though everyday's work is most gratifying.
Boca Juniors is an avant-garde club in permanent growth, During 2012, we surpassed the number of 100,000 members, for the first time in our history.
Boca Juniors is in its essence, a football club, though many other sports are also developed there in a professional and amateur way, and other cultural and social activities are organized. The connection of the club with La Boca's neighbourhood, full of history and colour, is permanent. Boca is a "must"for every visitor of the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires.
The best footballers of Argentina and the world donned Boca Juniors shirt: Diego Armando Maradona, Juan Román Riquelme, Martín Palermo, Guillermo Barros Schelotto, Sebastián Battaglia, Hugo Ibarra, Hugo Orlando Gatti, Roberto Mouzo, Angel Clemente Rojas, Antonio Rattin, Silvo Marzolini, Antonio Roma, Fancisco Varallo, Roberto Cherro, Américo Tesorieri and Pedro Calomino were only some of the names who defended the colours of the most cherished and winning shirt for over 100 years.
Trough these pages we invite you to know a little more about our origin, the all-time idols and the activities and works developed in the club's different areas. Boca Juniors' doors are open for all those who want to visit us. I wish some day they may share with us the emotion of enjoying a match in La Bombonera, with the fervour, passion and warmth that have made us famous worldwide. Thanks for sharing this moment with us, Boca's colours will reach your heart.