Barcelona may punish Daniel Alves over friendly appearance

Barcelona may punish Daniel Alves for playing in a glamour friendly without their permission.

Barcelona may punish Daniel Alves for playing in a glamour friendly without their permission.

Alves missed the final weeks of the season with a broken collarbone, but is desperate to prove his fitness in order to make Brazil's Olympics squad.

TV3 says Alves played in a Lionel Messi vs Rest of the World friendly without getting clearance from Barca and is now facing club sanctions.

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