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Xavi will not be able to travel with Barça for the time being on the North American tour

Published:16/07/2022 - 15:21h

Updated:16/07/2022 - 15:21h

Xavi Hernández will have to wait a few days to join the expedition that will travel to the United States for the pre-season friendly tour. The Egarense requires a special permit after having visited Iran with Al-Sadd

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Waiting for clearing the traspaso of Robert Lewandowski, the following step of the FC Barcelona is to travel to United States for turns it of friendly in the frame of his pre-season. However, some problems with the documents will prevent that in principle the trainer, Xavi Hernández, can split with the rest of the Barcelona expedition.

Thus, it expects that the team cross the Atlantic without his presence, in accordance with the information given to know by the club, in which they signal that the egarense will not assist "by administrative reasons and of passport". These formalities already would be in course so that the trainer can do charge of the staff once that it land in American territory.

In accordance with the 'Chain BE', the reason that for now will not allow him to Xavi ingresar to United States traces back to his go through the To the-Sadd owing to the parties that contested out of Catar, more specifically by his visits to Tehran. In accordance with the North American legislation, after having ingresado to the Iranian territory, has to make additional formalities to obtain a special permission through the Electronic System for the Permission of Trip (THIS).

Lewandowski Also will travel later

The half has indicated that this setback only affects to the trainer and no to other members of the technical body that accompanied him during his go through Catar. Of this way, the egarense will have to expect some days while it resolves his situation, to the time that the club expects by Robert Lewandowski, the one who also will add to the Barcelona expedition once that the Barça and the Bayern concretise his traspaso.

For it turns it it is foreseen that the Barcelona confront to the Inter of Miami, to the Juventus, to the Real Madrid and to the New York Network Bulls. Before the news of the problem to travel, Xavi already had given to know the list of summoned. The presence of Frenkie of Jong, the one who possibly abandon the club, has called the attention, no like this with the already expected absences of Riqui Puig, Martin Braithwaite, Net Walled, Samuel Umtiti and Óscar Mingueza.

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