Josep Maria Bartomeu speaks in a presentation


Bartomeu gave the face in Gamper: His resignation, Riqui, Depay, Suárez, Messi...

Published:19/09/2020 - 19:23h

Updated:20/09/2020 - 02:33h

Josep Maria Bartomeu spoke before the dispute of the Trophy Joan Gamper on the actuality of the FC Barcelona. The president gave the face and spoke on the motion of censorship, the problems with Setién or the operation gone out

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Josep Maria Bartomeu decided that the previous of the Trophy Joan Gamper was the ideal moment to give the face and analyse the turbulent situation of the FC Barcelona. There were a lot of things that had to explain the president, as for example what occurs really with Riqui Puig. it is saying That Ronald Koeman does not want to have the one of Matadepera this season and that has said him that it look for team, something that has left in 'shock' to a lot of culés.

The maximum Barcelona mandator backed any decision that can take the Dutch, although matizó that the of Riqui could not being definite. "Anybody speaks if it has he or no, but that it play more minutes or less, no as it has published in the means. There is a very wide staff, and is important that was competitive. Koeman Will choose to the most suitable players. The managerial board has total confidence with him and Plans, and his decisions will be accepted", communicated.

"Like president will not go in in any conflict with Messi, could not allow that it went "

On the other hand, it asked after him Leo Messi and by his words against him does weeks, when it announced that it remained in the Barcelona. 'Barto' Did not want to go in in a war with him and limited to show his satisfaction for having him retained. "Like president will not go in in any conflict with Messi. It is a subject parked. I could not allow, like any person of the board or of the technical body, leave go to the best player of the world. Have to congratulate us that Messi follow with us. It is ilusionado with Koeman. The important is that it play in the Barça, in his house", aimed.

Besides, it showed surprised by the quantity of people that has participated in the motion of censorship and confirmed that it does not have thought to resign. "In these moments anybody wants to resign. The figure of the signatures is a high figure that surprised us to us and to the promoters. It is a democratic club and have 10 days to validate the signatures. It is a process of maximum transparency, but will follow working because this does not stop . Have still some days of market and will throw forward", explained.

Bartomeu insisted in that there will be signings without exits

Also it spoke of the possible signings and recognised that there is money for fichar to Memphis Depay, but that to do it is necessary to lighten the staff. "The money is not a problem with the Lyon. The Barça has sufficient resources. But before they go in players have to go out others", confirmed. Luis Suárez is one of the exits that wants the club, but when it spoke of the charrúa Bartomeu hid his letters. "Suárez is a player of the Barça and one of the most important of this club. Has agreement in force", declared.

"Suárez is player of the Barça and one of the most important. Has agreement in force"

To the hour to speak of another possible signing like Lautaro Martínez, the president insisted in the importance to leave go out before going in, although in this case it left to fall that the crisis of the coronavirus could prevent make incorporations like the one of the Argentinian. "I will not say names in concrete, but the Barça, as a lot of clubs, has less income. We suffer a fault of important resources and have to adapt us. We have to reduce the masses salariales and fulfil the Fair Play. At present there is not space so that they go in new players if they do not go out others", commented.

Finally, the maximum mandator barcelonista spoke of Quique Setién, that has decided to carry to the courts to the club by not to pay him the year of agreement that remained him. 'Barto' Admitted that they did not arrive to an agreement for the rescission of his agreement and that all will decide in front of a judge. "It communicates him when it touches his dismissal. It negotiates his friendly exit of the club, could not arrive to an agreement and now will decide in the courts. I do not want to speak of Setién", finalised.

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