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Phakaaathi Reporter
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10 May 2018
2:31 pm

Barcelona confirm Sundowns clash

Phakaaathi Reporter

Spanish giants Barcelona have confirmed that they will travel to South Africa to play Mamelodi Sundowns in a friendly match next Wednesday.

Surprise Moriri of Sundowns and Ronaldinho of FC Barcelona in action during a soccer match between the Sundowns and FC Barcelona at Loftus Versfeld stadium on June 20, 2007 in Pretoria, South Africa. (Photo by Lefty Shivambu/Gallo Images)

Following days of speculation on whether or not the match will take place, Barcelona have finally confirmed their trip to South Africa for the centenary of the birth of Nelson Mandela.

The La Liga champions confirmed their visit to South Africa on their official Twitter account.