See WHY Barcelona’s Important Game Against Juventus Was CANCELLED
Barcelona has announced the cancellation of their preseason friendly against Juventus after some of its players had a sickness.
On Saturday, the game was scheduled to take place in California.
The match was the first of four matches Barca has planned for their American tour.
Still scheduled for July 27 are games against Arsenal, Real Madrid, and AC Milan.
“FC Barcelona hereby informs that the game against Juventus FC, scheduled for today, July 22 at 7:30 p.m at Levi’s Stadium, as part of the Soccer Champions Tour, has been canceled.
“A significant part of the blaugrana squad has a viral gastroenteritis,” the club said in a statement on Saturday.
At least 14 Barcelona players are reportedly unwell, according to ESPN.