The friendly game between barcelona and juventus in san francisco has been postponed. reasons why

La Liga champions Barcelona and Serie A powerhouse Juventus were scheduled to face off in an amazing friendly come across as part of their preparations for the 2023–24 season. The game was scheduled to take place at Levi Stadium in San Francisco which also serves as the football stadium of the San Francisco 49ers and as the venue for the 2026 World Cup.

However, a pandemic of viral gastroenteritis among the Spanish participants caused the postponement of Barcelona's friendly match against Juventus in San Francisco on Saturday according to AFP.

Barcelona stated that "a significant amount of the Blaugrana squad has a viral gastroenteritis".

It was expected that many people would be present for the soccer champion's tour game between six top European clubs at the 68,500-seat Levi Stadium home of the NFL San Francisco 49ers.

No date was available to reschedule the game according to statements made by Barcelona president Joan Laporta and published on the team website.

Barcelona vs Juventus Kick-off Time

On Saturday, July 22, 2023, the highly anticipated match between Barcelona and Juventus was scheduled to start at 11:30 p.m. ET/7:30 p.m. PT. ESPN+ was supposed to offer live streaming.

Form Guide: Both teams come into this friendly with a mixed bag of results in their most recent matches

Barcelona's Recent Games:

June 6, 2023: Vissel Kobe 0-2 Barcelona

June 4, 2023: Celta Vigo 2-1 Barcelona

May 28, 2023: Barcelona 3-0 Real Mallorca

May 23, 2023: Real Valladolid 3-1 Barcelona

May 20, 2023: Barcelona 1-2 Real Sociedad

June 4, 2023: Udinese 0-1 Juventus

May 28, 2023: Juventus 0-1 AC Milan

May 22, 2023: Empoli 4-1 Juventus

May 18, 2023: Sevilla 2-1 Juventus

May 14, 2023: Juventus 2-0 Cremonese

Both clubs will put their attention on fitness and sharpness over what happens because this is preseason friendly. However, both teams will want to win due to the standing of their own clubs making it an interesting match to watch.

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