By Motlagae Konyana
The Spanish champions Barcelona have touched down on South African soil for today’s sold-out match against PSL champions Mamelodi Sundowns at the FNB Stadium.
The Catalans were in Qatar at about 8PM last night where they boarded a flight to Johannesburg. Landing at OR Tambo International Airport at 7:30 AM.
The squad includes Gerard Pique, Andres Inniesta, Luis Suareez, Phillipe Coutinho and off course Lionel Messi.
The Motsepe Foundation has confirmed that the Mandela Centenary Cup match between Mamelodi Sundowns and Barcelona will be televised.
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