New York Red Bulls vs. Barcelona result: Robert Lewandowski can't buy a goal, but Barca claim 2-0 win
Robert Lewandowski will be looking to score his first Barcelona goal when the Blaugrana take on the New York Red Bulls in a preseason friendly that comes two weeks before the start of the La Liga campaign.For the second straight match it was Ousmane Dembele who was the decisive player in the Barcelona attack. The Frenchman came across the field to combine with Raphinha and then ripped a shot into the far side netting. Memphis Depay took advantage of a defensive miscommunication to round out the scoring with three minutes remaining.
Barça urgently has to save salary in order to register the new commitments of the summer with the Spanish league. So far, Robert Lewandowski, Raphinha, Jules Koundé, Franck Kessié and Andreas Christensen have not yet been entitled to play for the opening game in Laliga at the weekend. © provided by SPOX
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Braithwaite has so far refused to sell or a loan with reference to its valid contract he wants to sit out with the Catalans.
, however, are now allegedly ready to pay the Danes of one of the two years of contract so that he leaves the club immediately and no longer stands on the club's list of salary. According to the report, there was a conversation between the club leadership and the Braithwaite consultant on Thursday, in which the Catalans wanted to make it clear that they would strive for a quick solution to the situation. Seen
from a sporting point of view, coach Xavi does not build on Braithwaite anyway, who came from Leganés in February 2020 for 18 million euros.
Barcelona called out for 'bullying' Martin Braithwaite as they push for striker's exit in bid to register players .
Barcelona called out for 'bullying' Martin Braithwaite as they push for striker's exit in bid to register playersThe Blaugrana initially brought in the former Middlesbrough forward Braithwaite from Leganes in February 2020 as La Liga gave them the green light to seal a controversial emergency transfer.