As the Laliga giants Barcelona are struggling on the turf to pick important results under former Eveton manager Ronald Koeman. The off field activities are moving with speed to see a brighter future at the Nou Camp. As per the Sun, Barcelona president Laporta has confirmed that the Camp Nuo Stadium.
Barcelona President Joan Laporta has sensationally claimed he had hoped Lionel Messi would have eventually settled to play for the club for free in the wake of the Argentine’s sensational exit. Messi in August ended a 21-year old association with Barcelona as he completed a move to Paris Saint Germain on a free transfer upon expiry of his contract at Barcelona.
Barcelona Present Joan Laporta has once again talked about Messi's exit at the Barcelona camp. Messi who concluded his 21 year association with the Catalonia side joined French giants PSG in August after Barcelona failed to fulfill their promise of a new contract due to their inability to meet the La Liga salary cap.
Lionel Messi is finally after 17 seasons on his way out of Camp Nou after Barcelona and La Liga failed to reach an agreement that could see him stay under the new financial fair play. That meant that the club had to be forced to let their greatest ever and also the world's best player to leave on a free transfer since he was of contract this June, a really heartbreaking decision for the club and fans as a whole.
Barcelona president Joan Laporta has given the green light for Iliax Modiba to leave the club should a suitable offer arrive. Modiba has been linked to Chelsea and this might be a calling for Chelsea to make the move. Speaking to Spanish media he said that they have offered Modiba the best contract offer that they could based on their current financial situation.
"Don't Ask Me, Ask Messi" Barcelona President Larporta's Response When Asked This Question On Messi.
Lionel Messi is leaving FC Barcelona after an entire career and more than a decade spent as the frontman of the club’s success. After plans to sign a contract this week, Messi and Barça had to separate due to financial ‘obstacles’. But what led to this?
As has been well documented, Pep Guardiola has just under two years left on his current City deal. Back in August, he flirted with the concept of moving into international management in 2023 before immediately backtracking on his remarks. Now, it seems that Barcelona president Laporta is planning to make the City manager an offer he cannot refuse.
Former Barcelona Star Lionel Messi cried today during his press conference today at the Nou Camp. He admitted that he never wanted to leave Barca but due to the financial issues the club has had, Barca president Laporta saw it wise to offload the 34 year old Argentine.
The Catalans, along with Real Madrid and Juventus, are the only three clubs left in the ostensibly doomed breakaway competition, which was announced in April with 12 founding clubs. The other nine have all withdrawn and signed agreements with UEFA prohibiting them from repeating their actions, but Laporta stated that Barcelona is still moving forward with their plans.
Barcelona president Joan Laporta has revealed that the Spanish club has a debt of £ 1.15bn, calling the situation "extremely worrying". The club's current payroll debt is 103 percent of the club's income. Laporta has blamed his predecessor Josep Maria Bartomeu for the debt, accusing him of leaving the club in a precarious position.
Barcelona president Laporta:"We've shaken our hands with Leo Messi. The new contract was done. Two years salary but paid until 2026.It was 100% Agreed, we had to sign yesterday. But then La Liga rules and reality came, I told to Jorge Messi yesterday... a cold shower.In order to register Messi, the club had to agree a contract(CVC investments) that would affect the club for the next 50 years in terms of television rights.I can't make a decision that will affect the club for the next 50 years.
Barcelona is one of the best clubs in Spain and are currently on a low after Loosing their precious asset Lionel Messi. The club has been having a difficult year and news that concern Messi's keep emerging. Not everyone knows what happens in the background. Now, there are emerging news concerning what led to their greatest player exit from the club.
Messi is expected to leave Barcelona this summer because of financial matters.The president of the club Joan Laporta today as he was speaking he said that Barcelona fans should be thankful to messi for all that he has done for the club and for all that years he has been there.
Joan LaPorta has finally explained why Messi had to leave Barca. He was speaking in a conference earlier today. Joan has said they wanted to retain Messi but the numbers they had could not allow. He said it would be worse, if they terminated contracts of other players.
Accordingly to Fabrizio Romano, Messi admitted there is no problem with Barcelona. He said he was ok with the club on every detail and had an agreement on everything even convinced to stay at the club, but that was no possible because of Liga rules. He further disclosed that the news about Barca and Laporta 30% salary reduction on Thursday is absolutely fake.
When asked about Messi deal to Paris Saint Germain Barça president Joan Laporta said this;“Messi to Paris Saint-Germain and if would I like to see him there? I’d like to see Messi at Barça... ask him, I don’t know about PSG but for sure he has options”.
Lionel Messi held a press conference today at Camp Nou concerning his sudden & shocking departure from Barcelona. Lionel Messi breaked-down to tears after every 5 seconds while delivering his speech. Messi could not control his emotions & feelings of betrayal by Laliga as his new contract with Barcelona was already a done deal.
On the press conference today at Camp Nou Messi cried just after five seconds into the conference. He said that he was convinced to stay at Barcelona because it is his home and also a home for his family but today he has to say goodbye after all his entire life at Camp Nou.
Lionel Messi today held a press conference at camp Nou to bid a farewell to his fans and family. This happens a few days after Barcelona president Laporta announced that Messi would leave the club this transfer window. In an emotional farewell, Messi regrets having to leave Barcelona but has no choice.
If Barcelona try to keep Lionel Messi, it could put the club in danger for the next 50 years, according to the club's president, Joan Laporta. Messi, 34, is leaving Barcelona because the club failed to offer him a new contract due to pressure from La Liga rules on player salaries.