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FC Barcelona News: 28 July 2017; Preseason Moves to Miami, La Liga Opener Kickoff Announced

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FC Barcelona arrive in Miami for final leg of US Tour | FC Barcelona
Once again, they were greeted by hordes of adoring fans, with Leo Messi, Luis Suárez and Neymar Jr as ever generating the biggest buzz of excitement as they emerged in the arrivals hall and starting making their way the EAST, Miami Hotel that will be their home for the last three nights of their time in the US.

Kick-off times announced for Spanish Super Cup against Real Madrid | FC Barcelona
As tradition dictates, the Copa del Rey champion (i.e. Barça) will host the first leg. The game at the Camp Nou will be on Sunday 13 August at 10.00pm CET. The return at the Santiago Bernabéu will be three days later, on Wednesday 16 August at 11.00pm CET.

Kick-off time confirmed for 2017/18 Liga opener | FC Barcelona
As at the start of the 2016/17 campaign, FC Barcelona’s first opponents of 2017/18 will be Betis. The Andalusians, who were beaten 6-2 last season thanks to two hat-tricks from Leo Messi and Luis Suárez, will play at the Camp Nou on Sunday, August 20 with a kick-off time of 8:15pm CET.

Neymar involved in Barcelona training bust-up amid proposed PSG move | ESPN
Neymar has been filmed clashing with a Barcelona teammate in training amid growing speculation he is set to join Paris Saint-Germain. Sky Sports News broadcast the footage, which it says is courtesy of Splash News, on Friday morning in the UK. The Daily Mail's website also carried the footage.

Dani Alves rejects claims he is trying to convince Neymar to join PSG | ESPN
Alves, 34, is known to be a close friend of the Barcelona star but the PSG summer arrival took exception to claims from Spanish outlet Onda Cero on Twitter and denied that he is leading his club's charm offensive for the Brazil international.

PSG will have ensured Neymar move doesn't breach FFP rules - UEFA | ESPN
Paris Saint-Germain will have "done their sums well" to ensure a potential world-record move for Neymar keeps them within financial fair play regulations, UEFA's FFP head has told L'Equipe. Along with Manchester City, PSG were hit by sanctions in 2014 after falling foul of FFP.

Why would Neymar leave Barcelona for Paris Saint-Germain? | Sky Sports
Neymar looks as though he could leave Barcelona for Paris Saint-Germain this summer, but why is he going to swap one of the world's most successful clubs for a team that finished second in Ligue 1 last season and has never won the Champions League? We take a look...

Barça shine bright at opening workout in Florida | FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona trained at Barry University Thursday afternoon, just over 48 hours ahead of Saturday's much anticipated El Clásico. It was the team's first workout since arriving on Thursday at midday in Miami, which is the third and final stop on the club's summer tour in the United States.

When and where you can watch Real Madrid v FC Barcelona | FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona finishes its pre-season tour of America with an El Clásico clash against Real Madrid, the first of the three that will be played during the summer. At the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami, Barça will face Los Blancos in a friendly match that has not taken place for 26 years.

Ivan Rakitic says 'a Clásico is a Clásico' | FC Barcelona
Thurday's appearance by Ivan Rakitic in the minutes before an early evening training session on the soccer fields of Barry College featured the biggest turnout yet by a batallion of local, national, and international reporters, all eager to hear just what the 29-year-old Croatian midfielder had to say.

More to El Clasico than Messi, Ronaldo: 11 of the rivalry's greatest players | ESPN
In fact, there's dozens of others who deserve to be in an all-time combined XI; that's just the way it goes when you're looking at the long histories of two of the planet's biggest and most successful clubs. So take this with a pinch of salt by all means -- the formation would be fluid, to say the least! -- but here are 11 of the very best to stand on opposites sides of Spanish football's great divide.

‘In our style we trUSt’ banner prepared for preseason Clásico against Real Madrid | FC Barcelona
It is also yet another way for FC Barcelona to highlight to the world how strictly it adheres to its famous philosophy. This game against fellow Liga side Real Madrid will be the last of its three stateside fixtures in the International Champions Cup, following successive victories against Juventus and Manchester United.

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