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Barcelona's U.S. Tour In Detail

Barcelona have released the itinerary for their upcoming U.S. tour. From July 28 to August 6, the team will be visiting Washington, Miami and Dallas.

The following is a detailed explanation of the expedition, including training sessions, matches and events that the players Hill be attending. Note all times are local.

Thursday, July 28
06.00. Arrival at Washington airport
11.30. Press conference in the Hotel including appearance of two players.
14.30. Visit to the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation attended by Bill Gates, Sandro Rosell, Josep Guardiola and two players
18.00. Inauguration of the Penya Blaugrana de Washington attended by Sandro Rosell
19.00. Training at RFK Stadium

Friday, July 29
09.00. Training at RFK Stadium
20.00. Open doors training at FedEx Field
21.00. Attendance of Redskins supper. Whole group will attend

Saturday, July 30
09.00. Training at RFK Stadium
19.00. Friendly match between FC Barcelona and Manchester United at the FedEx Field

Sunday, July 31
09.00. Training at RFK Stadium
11.00. Charity match featuring the Friends of Mia Hamm (FC Barcelona ambassador in the USA), with participation of Josep Guardiola and Andoni Zubizarreta.
17.30. Flight departs for Miami
20.00. Arrival at Miami airport

Monday, August 1
09.00. Training at University of Miami
11.00. Visit by two players to the Nike Store in Miami
14.15. Press conference by Josep Guardiola and a player at the hotel
17.30. Event involving FC Barcelona and ‘Pies Descalzos’ Foundation. Attended by two representatives of each foundation
19.00. Training at University of Miami

Tuesday, August 2
09.00. Training at University of Miami
11.30. Visit to Seaquarium Discovery Cove where several players will be able to swim with dolphins.
11.30. Visit to Campus FCB in Miami, situated in Kendall Soccer Park. Attendance by representatives of FC Barcelona
19.00. Training session open to fans at Sun Life Stadium
20.00. Activity with the Penya Blaugrana de Miami at venue TBC. Attendance by representatives of FC Barcelona.

Wednesday, August 3
09.00. Training at University of Miami
20.00. Friendly match between FC Barcelona and Chivas Guadalajara at the Sun Life Stadium. Note that Messi and the other players who played in the Copa America are expected to play in this game.

Thursday, August 4
09.00. Flight departs for Dallas
11.15. Arrival at Dallas airport
12.30. Visit to the Nike Store attended by two players
14.15. Press conference by Josep Guardiola and one player
19.00. Training at SM University

Friday, August 5
09.00. Training at SM University
16.00. Unicef event. Venue to be confirmed
19.00. Open door training session at Pizza Hut Stadium

Saturday, August 6
09:00. Training at SM University
15.00. Friendly match between FC Barcelona and Club America at the Cowboys Stadium
19.30. Departure of flight to Barcelona

Sunday, August 7
16.00. Arrival in Barcelona

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