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newsfootball6 months ago

Joan Laporta elected Barcelona president for second time with more than 50% of vote

Barcelona have confirmed that Joan Laporta has been named as the club’s president for the second time after he won the election with more than 54% of the vote. The vote was set to take place in January but was postponed to March because of the coronavirus with three candidates in the running.
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newsfootball9 months ago

Love Neymar as a player but Barcelona need to be realistic, asserts Victor Font

In light of rumours linking Neymar with a move to Barcelona, presidential candidate Victor Font has admitted that a move for the Brazilian superstar may not be possible. The 28-year-old has been perceptually linked with a move to the Camp Nou ever since he left the club for Paris Saint-Germain.
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newsfootball9 months ago

Barcelona must do everything possible to guarantee that Lionel Messi stays, proclaims Victor Font

Barcelona presidential candidate Victor Font has admitted that the club needs to do everything within their power to keep Lionel Messi as he is key to their long-term project. The Argentine is out of contract at the end of the current season and has shown no inclination of signing a new deal.
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newsfootballa year ago

My time as a Barcelona manager is over and I’m happy at Manchester City, proclaims Pep Guardiola

In light of the rumours linking him with a move to Barcelona, Pep Guardiola has admitted that his time to manage the club is over with him happy in charge of Manchester City. The former Bayern Munich boss’ spell at the Camp Nou is considered to be one of the greatest in modern football history.
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newsfootballa year ago

Unlikely that Barcelona can convince Lionel Messi to stay, confesses Victor Font

Barcelona’s presidential candidate Victor Font has admitted that it’s not likely the La Liga giants can convince Lionel Messi to change his decision and stay. The 33-year-old has upset the balance of the world when he announced his decision to leave Barcelona this summer on a free-transfer.
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newsfootballa year ago

Quique Setien is Barcelona’s manager but he isn’t our coach for the future, admits Victor Font

Barcelona presidential candidate Victor Font has asserted that while the club support Quique Setien because he is the club’s current coach, Setien isn’t the man they back for the future. The 62-year-old replaced Ernesto Valverde mid-way through the season but results haven’t gone their way.
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