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FC Barcelona News: 22 November 2023; Gavi visits teammates in training, Barça reignite interest in Guido Rodríguez

A round-up of the latest Barcelona news and rumors

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Avalanche of support for injured Gavi - FC Barcelona
Messages from inside and outside of the club are full of love and encouragement for the young midfielder, who could be out of action for some time

Gavi visits his team mates at the Ciutat Esportiva - FC Barcelona
The Andalusian is awaiting surgery on his right knee, nevertheless, he still found time to pay his team mates a visit at the Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper on Tuesday during the first team's training session.

Gavi won't play again for Spain until 2025 as RFEF take cautious steps following ACL tear - Football España
As reported by Diario AS, the Spanish Football Federation has taken the decision for Gavi not to be called up for La Roja until March 2025, which is when the qualification matches for the 2026 World Cup begin. It means Gavi won’t play any part for Spain as they defend their UEFA Nations League crown.

Lo Celso won't be allowed to leave in January - Football España
As a result of Gavi’s injury, there have been reports that Barcelona will look to sign a replacement in January. One of those linked has been Giovani Lo Celso, who is also attracting interest from Atletico Madrid and Real Betis. The Argentine appears to be out of favour at Tottenham Hotspur, having barely played so far this season.

Former Barcelona midfielder admits to missing the club - "I follow all their games" - Football España
Kessie left Barcelona during the summer to join Saudi Arabian side Al Ahli, joining the mass group of players to leave Europe in favour of the Middle East. It was a deal that helped Barcelona ease their financial issues somewhat, as they couped €12.5m for the Ivorian’s sale.

Barcelona exploring options with long-term midfield target in La Liga - Football España
Barcelona are looking at potential ways of bringing in a replacement for Gavi, after their star midfielder went down with an anterior cruciate ligament injury on Spain duty. Within the La Liga rules, Barcelona will be able to sign a replacement until the end of the season provided their salary does not exceed 80% of Gavi’s salary.

Future Barcelona starlet Vitor Roque close to full recovery from ankle injury - Football España
Future Barcelona forward Vitor Roque is close to making his return from injury following ankle ligament damage. After being injured on the 21st of September, two months on he could return for Athletico Paranaense.

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