Barcelona coach Xavi remains blocked from US entry: Oscar taking charge

Barcelona coach Xavi will miss their preseason friendly against Inter Miami in the US.

Xavi remains blocked from entering the US due to passport difficulties.

The Catalan is waiting to be granted a visa, though must overcome red tape after his time in the Middle East in Qatar and Iran.

There is hope Xavi will be clear to fly to the US later today.

Meanwhile, Oscar Hernandez, Xavi’s brother, is set to take charge for Barca’s clash with Inter Miami.