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Barcelona lost nearly 4 million dollars due to closed door game
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Barcelona lost nearly 4 million dollars due to closed door game

  According to reports, the match played behind closed doors by Barcelona in the La Liga Santander caused a negative effect as the club reportedly lost around 4 million dollars from a combined absence in ticket sales as well as other match day revenue figures. The Catalonia club had opted to play its game against Las Palmas behind closed doors as Catalonia continues its push to attain an independent state from native Spain. READ:┬áRicardo Carvalho sentenced to 7 months imprisonment for tax fraud The club openly gave support to the decision of the citizens of the area to vote in favor of secession, and the consequences of playing a game behind closed doors has been felt. A good number of civilians were injured in protests prior to the game on Sunday as the uncertain polit...