Barca legal team mulls AS Roma lawsuit

Italian club 'unilaterally' cancelled Camp Nou friendly, FC Barcelona claims



FC Barcelona is considering taking legal action against AS Roma after the Italian club cancelled a pre-season friendly.


A FC Barcelona statement said Roma had decided to “unilaterally, without reason” withdraw from the friendly.


The matched, dubbed the Joan Gamper Trophy game, was due to be played on 6 August at Camp Nou.


FC Barcelona said its legal department is “studying possible action against the Italian club for damages caused to FC Barcelona and its fans due to this unexpected and unjustified decision”.