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Barreiro
Municipality
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Coat of arms of Barreiro
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Country  Portugal
Region Lisbon
Metropolitan area Lisbon
District Setúbal
Parishes 8
Area
 • Total 36.39 km2 (14.05 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total 78,764
 • Density 2,164.44/km2 (5,605.9/sq mi)
Time zone WET/WEST (UTC+0/+1)
Local holiday June 28
Website http://www.cm-barreiro.pt

Barreiro is a city and a municipality in the District of Setúbal in Portugal. It officially became a city in 1984.

Sports

F.C. Barreirense is the largest team in Barreiro. Portuguese international footballers like José Augusto, Fernando Chalana, and João Cancelo were born in Barreiro, as well as Dutch international Bruno Martins Indi.

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