Joan Laporta He introduced his candidacy this Monday for the FC Barcelona elections that can happen on January 24, 2021, to discover a alternative for Josep María Bartomeu. With the permission of Victor Font, the previous president leaves as a favourite in a profession with as much as 9 candidates to steer the brand new Barça undertaking,
In his presentation, Laporta, who in recent times has been very near Catalan politics, turning into a deputy within the Catalan congress and councilor within the Barcelona Metropolis Council, he needed to check with politics and essentially the most controversial situation with which the membership is expounded: the Catalan independence motion.
“The need is to not enter into controversy. I don’t surrender what I feel and really feel, however Barça has the greatness of with the ability to defend the rights of Catalonia and on the identical time combine and respect everybody. Inside the Barça that I suggest, everybody matches. And within the case of Thebes, I’ll inform you that ‘tothom’ is all, “Laporta started by mentioning.
Later, he was requested concerning the risk of the Spanish workforce taking part in in Barcelona or on the Camp Nou, the place he has not performed since 2004 and 1987, respectively. Once more, Laporta was forceful within the reply.
“Luis Rubiales, president of the RFEF, is an clever one that is aware of that one of the best factor for the nationwide workforce is to play the place they’ve extra help, corresponding to Seville, Valencia, Madrid … and maybe right here isn’t essentially the most acceptable place. That the Spanish workforce doesn’t play on the Camp Nou is one of the best choice as a result of the scenario doesn’t meet essentially the most optimistic situations for them to take action“.