Vicente Piera

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Vicente Piera
Personal information
Full name Vicente Piera Pañella
Date of birth (1903-06-11)11 June 1903
Place of birth Barcelona, Spain
Date of death 13 June 1960(1960-06-13) (aged 57)
Place of death Barcelona, Spain
Playing position Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1920–1933 FC Barcelona 53 (4)
National team
1922–1931 Spain 15 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Vicente Piera Pañella (1903 in Barcelona – 1960), known by the nickname "La Bruja" ("The Witch"), is a former Spanish footballer who spent most of his career at FC Barcelona.

Born in Barcelona, Piera began to play for Centre d'Esports de Sants.[1] Piera was one of the best right wings in the history of FC Barcelona, where he played from 1920-21 season to 1932-33 season and appeared in 395 games, scored 123 goals.



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