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Barcelona, ​​in the midst of controversy over Byron Castillo’s nationality, will play the Shipyard Classic against Emelec

Byron Castillo is one of the figures of Barcelona in Ecuador.
© Getty ImagesByron Castillo is one of the figures of Barcelona in Ecuador.

A match of those will be lived in Ecuador. Not only because it is the traditional Shipyard Classic between Barcelona and Emelecthe two most popular teams in Guayaquil. But also because of the controversial situation in which Byron Castillo and his supposed Colombian nationality are involved, which led to Chile’s complaint to FIFA and therefore, could leave the Ecuadorian team without a World Cup.

Castle He is one of the main figures of Barcelona, ​​he was a mainstay in the classification of Ecuadorians to the semifinals of the Copa Libertadores in 2020 and from this team generated the necessary actions to reach the Ecuadorian National Team.

However, that player could leave the tricolor cast without a World Cupso a counter reaction to it might be expected by the fans of Emelec. The game in any case It will be played at the Isidro Romero Carbo Monumental Stadium, where Barcelona is the local.

in sports, Barcelona is in first position in Ecuadorafter eleven games adds 25 points and reaches the classic after winning two consecutive games. Emelecwhile, he is fourth with 21 pointsalthough it comes from six games in a row undefeated.

Day and time: When do Barcelona vs Emelec play?

Barcelona vs Emelec play this Wednesday, May 11 at 9:00 p.m. in Chile.

Who broadcasts Barcelona vs Emelec live on TV or Online?

Barcelona vs Emelec will be broadcast live for national territory through STAR+.

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