arça’s Tour to the US for 2023 is about to get under way. On Wednesday afternoon local time the blaugranes will begin their journey across the Atlantic to begin their preseason tour with their first game coming on 22 July against Juventus in the Levis Stadium in San Francisco. That will be followed by matches against Arsenal in Los Angeles, Real Madrid in Dallas and AC Milan in Las Vegas.
Following Wednesday’s final training session before the trip to the US, the Barça boss named his squad which includes recent arrivals Iñigo Martínez, Ilkay Gündoğan and Oriol Romeu. Also going on the tour are Ter Stegen, R. Araujo, Gavi, O. Dembélé, Pedri, Lewandowski, Ansu Fati, Ferran, Iñaki Peña, Christensen, Marcos A., Kessie, S. Roberto, F. De Jong, Raphinha, Kounde, Eric, Balde, Dest, Ez Abde, Lenglet, Gündoğan, I. Martínez, Oriol Romeu, Mika Faye, M. Casadó, Astralaga, Lamine Yamal, Fermín López, Àlex Valle, Aleix Garrido and J. Araujo who will join up with the squad in Los Angeles.
There is also plenty of youth in the team with the likes of Abde, Lopez, Faye, Yamal, Ander Astralaga, Alex Valle and Aleix Garrido. One name is missing and that’s Nico Gonzalez, the youth midfielder who is set to leave Barca this summer on loan, with Porto reportedly interested in bringing him in.
There is a place for both Franck Kessie and Clement Lenglet, both of whom have been heavily linked with a move away to Juventus and Tottenham respectively.
The first two games will be played in California; 22 July against Juventus in Santa Clara, San Francisco Bay Area, and on 26 July against Arsenal FC.
Them Barca will travel to Dallas Texas, for a rare el Clasico outside of Spain as they will meet Real Madrid on July 29. Last season’s pre-season Clasico in Las Vegas was seen by 64,000 fans at the Allegiant Stadium. But the capacity at AT&T Stadium is much higher, making for a grander spectacle for the fans in the USA. And more money for both teams. Find El Classic Tickets
The tour ends in Las Vegas where Barca will meet AC Milan.
Barcelona v Real Madrid at AT&T Stadium, Arlington, TX
For Barça fans, the biggest game scheduled for this summer will be the Clásico fixtures against old rivals Real Madrid. On 29 July the two sides will meet at the AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.
The stadium, home to the NFL’s Dallas Cowboys, has a capacity of 80,000 and is almost certain to be sold out for the match.Find El Classic Tickets
Barcelona v AC Milan at Allegiant Stadium, Las Vegas, NV
he final stop on Barcelona’s US tour 2023 will take them to Las Vegas, where they also played against Real Madrid last year. This time the Blaugrana will face Champions League semi-finalists AC Milan in the Allegiant Stadium.
Xavi’s team will wrap up the tour in the 65,000-seat stadium before heading back to Spain to continue their preparations for the 2023/24 season. Find Barcelona v AC Milan Tickets
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Saturday, July 22 : FC Barcelona vs. Juventus at Levi’s Stadium, Santa Clara, CA – Find Tickets
Wednesday, July 26: Arsenal vs. FC Barcelona at SoFi Stadium, Inglewood, CA – Find Tickets
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Tuesday, Aug. 1: AC Milan vs. FC Barcelona at Allegiant Stadium, Las Vegas, NV – Find Tickets