Classifieds | Archives | Jobs | About TGT | Contact | Subscribe
 | 
Last updated 26 minutes ago
Printer Friendly Version | TGT@Twitter | RSS Feed |
HOME LOCAL MIDEAST ASIA WORLD BUSINESS SPORT OPINION WRITERS
Barcelona begin selling tickets for Neymar debut
July 04, 2013
 Print    Send to Friend

RIO DE JANEIRO: Barcelona have begun selling tickets for Neymar’s first official match for the club against his former team Santos.

The clash at Camp Nou on Aug.2 forms part of the deal that took the 21-year-old to the Catalan club last month. A return match will be played at Santos’ Vila Belmiro on a yet to be confirmed date.

The teams will compete for the Juan Gamper Trophy, an annual event played at the Camp Nou to mark the beginning of the new season. The cheapest tickets cost 19 euros and the most expensive 89 euros, according to a Barcelona statement.

“This year the Joan Gamper Trophy will pit Barca against a very special opponent. The Blaugrana will take on Santos FC, the team where Neymar Jr played up until the beginning of this summer,” the statement said.

Meanwhile an operation to remove Neymar’s tonsils could help the striker add muscle to his wiry frame, according to the doctor responsible for the operation.

Brazil team medic Jose Luis Runco will perform the surgery on Friday before Neymar departs for his new club Barcelona later this month.

Indo-Asian News Service

Add this page to your favorite Social Bookmarking websites
Comments
 
Post a comment
 
Name:
Country:
City:
Email:
Comment:
 
    
    
Related Stories
Ruthless Japan end England’s World Cup dream
EDMONTON: England’s dream run to their first semi-finals at the Women’s World Cup came to a heartbreaking conclusion on Wednesday, losing 2-1 to Japan following a dramati..
Copa final ‘not war’ says Argentina’s Mascherano as Chile’s Rojas asks team-mates for performance
SANTIAGO: Argentina star Javier Mascherano called for calm on Wednesday as the countdown to this weekend’s Copa America final against fierce rivals Chile got under way. ..
Langerak relishing new challenge at Stuttgart
BERLIN: Australia goalkeeper Mitchell Langerak says he is relishing the fight for a starting place at his new club VfB Stuttgart following his German league transfer from..
Carrasco stars as Indians swamp Rays; Sox rout Cardinals to complete two-game sweep
PETERSBURG: Carlos Carrasco came within one strike of throwing the Cleveland Indians’ first no-hitter since 1981 on Wednesday night, giving up an RBI single to Joey Butle..
Schweinsteiger to decide Bayern future, says Guardiola
MUNICH: Bayern Munich midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger will be given the choice of whether to stay or leave the Bundesliga champions, manager Pep Guardiola said on Thurs..
 
FRONTPAGE
 
GALLERY
 
PANORAMA
 
TIME OUT
 
SPORT
 
 
Advertise | Copyright