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Definition of Txingurri

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Txingurri as such, is a somewhat complex word to pronounce and its origin is somewhat curious. Txingurri is the nickname given to the former soccer player and coach of the world-famous football team of FC Barcelona or Barca, Ernesto Valverde.

The origin Txingurri as Javier Clemente tells us in the Quan s’apaguen les llums program of Tv3, the name comes from an old fishing boat owned by it, which, being small and agile, closely resembled the young Ernesto, player of the Club Barcelona at that time.

The nickname of Txingurri became very popular in the Spanish football league in 2017, when Valverde was designated as the next coach of the Futbol Club Barcelona; one of the most important and prestigious teams in Spain and all of Europe. During his tenure the Barca (Nickname with which FC Barcelona is known) has won several championships, including:

  • The king’s super cup in the 2017-2018 season.
  • First Division in the 2017-2018 season.
  • Super Cup Spain 2018.
  • First Division in the 2018-2019 season.

Txingurri, as he is popularly known, has also participated in other teams of various leagues, such as the Soccer Club Olympiacos of Greece and the Athletic Club of Spain where he also won the coveted Super Cup of the Spanish league in 2015.

Now you know what Txingurri means