Tag: Josep Maria Bartomeu

Barcelona debt hits €1.35bn, Barca president Joan Laporta blames his predecessor Josep Bartomeu

The current president of FC Barcelona, Joan Laporta has blamed the poor management of his predecessor Josep Maria Bartomeu for the financial state of the club. Laporta confirmed that FC Barcelona are €1.35 billion in debt which is majorly caused by the high wages regime introduced by his predecessor before he was forced out of […]

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Barcelona under investigation, police reportedly arrest the club’s former president Bartomeu

Barcelona football club is under investigation over alleged financial miss-management relating to the Barcagate scandal which allegedly started in February 2020. On Monday, March 1, 2021, the Catalan police force in Spain stormed the headquarters of FC Barcelona in search of documents relating to the scandal. It was also reported that some officials of the […]

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European Super League: Barcelona agreed to join, Outgoing President Josep Maria Bartomeu says

The outgoing president of FC Barcelona, Josep Maria Bartomeu, has revealed that the Spanish giants have accepted to join the controversial European Super League. The embattled football administrator stated this in a press conference where he announced that he has stepped down as the club’s president. The proposed European Super League was reported to be […]

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Josep Maria Bartomeu has resigned as Barcelona’s president to avoid fans’ vote of confidence… Is Lionel Messi to be blamed?

A source close to Barcelona has revealed to Futballnews that Josep Maria Bartomeu has resigned as Barcelona president on Tuesday, October 27, 2020. Bartomeu decided to depart Barcelona rather than await a fans’ vote of confidence on his future at the club. The issue of Lionel Messi planning to leave the club was too much for Bartomeu […]

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Over 20,000 Barcelona members passed a vote of no confidence in president Josep Maria Bartomeu

FC Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu is on the verge of being forced out of the Spanish club as over 20,000 members of the club have passed a vote of no confidence in his 6-years leadership of the soccer club. FC Barcelona members signed up for his removal citing the mismanagement of the club’s resources […]

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