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Pumas to face Barcelona in Joan Gamper Trophy following Roma withdrawal

Liga MX side Pumas will now take on Barcelona in the annual Joan Gamper Trophy on Aug. 6, following Roma's withdrawal from the exhibition match last week, the LaLiga giants announced on Tuesday. Initially advertised as Roma boss Jose Mourinho's return to the Camp Nou, where he was previously on...
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Barcelona announce opponents for Joan Gamper trophy after struggle

Barcelona have announced their opponents for the traditional season opener, the Joan Gamper Trophy. The original plan was for both the Masculi and Femeni teams to play on the 6th of August as part of a double-header, but that plan has been discarded. Xavi Hernandez’s team will face Mexican side...
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Barcelona still struggling to find Joan Gamper opponent after fresh rejection

Barcelona’s hunt for someone to play them goes on. As happens every year, the Catalans had scheduled the Joan Gamper trophy as their season curtain-raiser ahead of the beginning of La Liga. Set for the 6th of August, both men’s and women’s teams will play a friendly, with the squad for the new season being presented to the fans between the two.
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Milan to replace Roma in Joan Gamper trophy with Barcelona

Barcelona might have found a new opponent for the Joan Gamper trophy in Milan. That is the case according to Sport, who say that the Rossoneri will take the place of Roma. Jose Mourinho’s side pulled out of the friendly match on the 6th of August, claiming they needed to prepare for the season in the best way possible and the fixture wasn’t ideal for that. A report did emerge in the subsequent days that Paris Saint-Germain CEO Nasser Al-Khelaifi had pressured other clubs in Europe to avoid friendlies with the clubs still involved in the Superleague.
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