Ronald Koeman poses with Bartomeu in his presentation


First problems between Ronald Koeman and Josep Maria Bartomeu

Published:24/09/2020 - 17:25h

Updated:24/09/2020 - 20:14h

Ronald Koeman arrived to the FC Barcelona with an illusion desbordante, but few weeks afterwards already begins to desconfiar of Josep Maria Bartomeu and the directive

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The past month of January, Quique Setién was the elected to relieve to Ernesto Valverde of the bench of the FC Barcelona, but the project of the technician santanderino fracasó estrepitosamente with a season in white and a ridiculous unprecedented in the Champions League. Of course, Josep Maria Bartomeu sacked him and opted by the contracting of Ronald Koeman.

The hero of Wembley, that had agreement in force with the Dutch selection, renounced to head to the 'orange' in the next Eurocopa to go back to the club of his heart in a renewed sportive project. A revolution that he same had to lead after the 2-8 against the Bayern of Munich and that included numerous exits that pretended to give cool air to the first Barcelona staff.

But it seems that the first doubts begin to flower in the head of Ronald Koeman. According to the informations published this same Thursday by the newspaper 'Mark', the Dutch trainer begins to desconfiar of what sees in his surroundings by part of Josep Maria Bartomeu and of the rest of the directive of the FC Barcelona. Especially because it considers that the club has left him in a committed position with regard to the staff.

Koeman Thinks that the Barça is prepared

Since Ronald Koeman was appointed like technician of the FC Barcelona, many are the footballers that have abandoned the team apparently by decision of the own trainer. The goodbye of important players like Ivan Rakitic, Arturo Vidal, Nélson Semedo or Luis Suárez have been sportive decisions that the trainer has hoarded, but no all have been his.

As it informs the media appointed previously, Ronald Koeman considers that the have hoarded these decisions personally could affect to his relation with the staff and that, in this case, the president and some sectors of the managerial have left him defenceless. Ilusionado From the start, the Dutch begins to have doubts and to see things that do not like him at all.

A task complicated

Ronald Koeman has a paper complicated in a FC Barcelona desestabilizado by the institutional situation and without margin of manoeuvre for signings because of the economic crisis of the entity. With the pressure to have to carry out a team shaken by a horrible season to sportive level, the Dutch will treat of reconducir the situation although, seemingly, no longer sees it all so clear as when it arrived.

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