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Messi's injury would generate an economic problem for Barça

Published:5/08/2019 - 16:38h

Updated:5/08/2019 - 16:38h

Leo Messi will not be present in the pre-season tour of FC Barcelona in the United States. Something that could reduce the club's income

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The FC Barcelona announced this Monday that Leo Messi will not be present in turns it of pre-season of the team of Ernesto Valverde in United States, that includes two friendly against the Naples. The Barcelona captain, by some annoyances in the right leg, will not be forced to play during a so long trip and will remain in the City Condal recovering.

Of course, the news has been a hit to the barcelinosmo, that already was anxious to be able to see the new connection of the Argentinian star with the new signings, Frenkie of Jong or Antonie Griezmann. However, in addition to postponing the gustazo culé to see coincide to his stars in the terrain of game, the problem generated with his annoyances could also be economic.

According to the informations published by the Sportive World, the FC Barcelona signed by agreement that Leo Messi had to have minutes in the two parties against the Naples to be able to maximizar the income obtained through turns it by North American earths. The fact that it do not play, could reduce substantially this income.

The club has not facilitated the exact figures of the agreement of economic income by the duels that go to contest in the Hard Rock Stadium of Miami (Wednesday 7 August) and in Ann Arbor in the Michigan Stadiumpartidos (Saturday 10 August), but according to the quoted media could be of some 5 million euros.

The debut of Messi will have to expect

Leo Messi left see for the first time in this pre-season in the previous of the party of the Gamper against the Arsenal to give a speech autocrítico but ambitious. However, no it could him see dress of short and expected that his debut of pre-season took place in United States, something that does not go to suceder.

By the moment, Ernesto Valverde will have to follow preparing the season with the players that had to date more those that have incorporated of the final rounds of the Glass America. Besides, also it will join to it turns it American Junior Firpo​, the last incorporation of the culés.

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