Bosnia v Spain

Family matter forces Fabregas out of Bosnia clash

October 11, 2009
By Soccernet staff
Spain midfielder Cesc Fabregas has been given permission to leave national team's training camp and fly to Barcelona because of a "serious family matter" and will miss Wednesday's World Cup qualifier in Bosnia.

• Fabregas and Mata on target for Spain

The Arsenal captain, who scored in La Roja's 2-1 win in Armenia on Saturday, has flown to the Catalan capital with Barcelona pair Xavi and Carles Puyol, who will also miss the match in Zenica, the Spanish football federation ...

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