Barcelona beat MLS side Inter Miami CF 6-0 in a pre-season friendly in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on Tuesday, with rookie Raphinha among six different scorers for the Catalan side.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Ansu Fati, Gavi, Memphis Depay and Ousmane Dembele also scored in one-sided situations as the LaLiga giants kicked off their pre-season tour of the United States.
Barca coach Xavi Hernandez was not available on the sidelines of the match as he remained in Spain dealing with visa issues before the rest of the team’s tour. His brother and Barca assistant Oscar replaced him for the friendly, with Xavi trying to stay in the country ahead of Saturday’s season Clasico against Real Madrid in Las Vegas.
Harvey Neville, son of Miami coach Phil Neville, and son of David Beckham co-owner Romeo, both substitutes for the home team, came on with the game going well. for Barcelona.
After the game against Real Madrid, Barca will face Juventus in Dallas, Texas, on July 23 and another MLS team at New York Red Bull in Harrison, New Jersey, on July 26.
They will return home to play the Joan Gamper Trophy against Liga MX club Pumas UNAM on August 7 and kick off the LaLiga 2022-23 campaign on August 13 at Camp Nou against Rayo Vallecano.