FOOTBALL

Barcelona, Las Palmas match to be played behind closed doors over Catalan referendum

Reuters Agency

A Spanish soccer match between Barcelona and Las Palmas due to kick off later on Sunday will be played behind closed doors following clashes between police and voters in Catalonia over a disputed independence referendum, Football Club Barcelona said.

The La Liga game is due to kick off at 4.15 PM local time (1415 GMT) at Barcelona's Camp Nou stadium.

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