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  7/26/2013, Av 19, 5773

Barcelona Soccer Team to Visit Israel, PA Next Week

Top Spanish football team Barcelona is scheduled to visit Israel and the Palestinian Authority the first weekend of August at the invitation of President Shim'on Peres.

The star-studded side will practice with youth in Ramallah and play a practice game at Bloomfield Stadium in Tel Aviv-Yaffo (Jaffa) against players from the youth programs of Beitar Jerusalem and Bnei Sakhnin.