Barcelona are engaged with presidential elections

Tue 03 November 2020 | 22:56

Barcelona are engaged with presidential elections ensuing the resignation of previous club manager Josep Maria Bartomeu, with ESPN Deportes.

Carlos Tusquets is temporaray manager in charge of the Blaugrana. He is also assumed to have the position until January.

Tusquets now must deal with the monetary condition at the club. He should analyze the proposed wage cuts, however won’t participate for the elections himself.

There are six nominees for the election, through which Victor Font is mostly regarded fit for the situation.

Font previously told Cadena Ser’s El Larguero show before that the present boss Ronald Koeman would not be stayed unless results this season: “Even if Koeman has a great season I would not change my plans. If I become president, Koeman will not be the coach in 2021/2022.

“Xavi understands that all the pieces of the club have to fit together. A

Board of Directors

that lets whoever leads the sports project work, which in our case would be him.”

Also, other five nominates are eager for the position including Jordi Farré, Toni Freixa, Lluís Fernández Alá, Agustí Benedito and Pere Riera.

People like Former vice president Emili Rousaud and former prominent member Xavi Vilajoana are also considering to take part in this lottery.

Most important, the former president of the Catalan Football Federation Jordi Roche – closely linked to former Barcelona president Sandro Rosell – and the businessman Juan Rosell may also be included.

There are specific terms and conditions for the candidates. That is to say each candidate will need the signature approval of at least 2,257 members and to present a guaranteed payment of at least €124.2m to be considered.


source: SportMob