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OFFICIAL: The Barça withdraws his support and LaLiga cancels the party against the Girona in Miami
Published:10/12/2018 - 10:30h
Updated:11/12/2018 - 03:13h
It had caused some discussions in the last months, and finally has finish in postponement. The FC Barcelona has withdrawn the support to the party in Miami by the fault of consensus between all the parts, and LaLiga has postponed the initiative to play against the Girona in U.S.
It has argued long and tended in the last months, but finally the Girona-FC Barcelona of the Day 21 of LaLiga 2018-19 will contest in Montilivi, and will not take place in Miami. The withdrawal of the support of the Barcelona has caused that the organism that directs Javier Thebes back in his intentions, postponing the initiative waiting for an agreement that has not arrived to time.
The opposition of the Association of Spanish Footballers (AFE), the Real Spanish Federation of Football (RFEF) and the FIFA has been taken into account in the last session of the Managerial Board, what has finish with a firm answer in the Camp Nou. There was and there is will to throw forward the project, but if there is not consensus, the culés prefer to expect.
The two clubs agreed with the proposal of LaLiga, but the rest of entities considered it precipitated and little studied and have not given his seen well. Like this, it remains cancelled his celebration in this course, but keep the intentions and will recover in the next months to negotiate and finish reaching an understanding between all the agents that participate.
So much the Girona like LaLiga have expressed his respect to the recent decision of the Barça, and this last organism has aimed that there is not neither unrest neither reprisals because the participation always has understood like volunteer. Besides, it has underlined that the pact with Relevent, the company impulsora of this event, is signed to 15 years seen, what will mean a new attempt for the campaign 2019-20.
The communiqué of the Barça on the party in Miami
"The Managerial Board of the FC Barcelona has agreed to leave without effect his disposal to play in Miami the party against the Girona FC, after ascertaining the fault of existent consensus around this proposal. The FC Barcelona was and is had to displace to Miami to play a party of League, and accepted that the profits delivered between all the Clubs of First and of Second Division, following the same criterion of distribution of the rights of television, but considers that while it do not reach an agreement between all the agents involved, this project will not be able to prosper".
The communiqué of LaLiga on the party in Miami
"LaLiga Wishes to inform on the decision taken in the Managerial Board of the FC Barcelona in the afternoon of today".
"1. From LaLiga want to congratulate to the FC Barcelona and Girona FC by his disposal to be pioneering in the voluntary intention to play a party of LaLiga out of Spain. The Project of LaLiga with Relevent, signed to 15 years seen, goes on. From the first moment manifest that the participation in the party is voluntary and if the FC self-evident Barcelona his voluntary wish of not attending, this planned party in Miami will not be able to make in the agreed date".
"2. From LaLiga regret, as it could not be of another way, the disappointment that can produce between our fans in USES. To all they want to transmit them that, in the most brief period possible, LaLiga will contest an official party in USE, as they do the big American leagues (NBA, NFL, MLB, NHL) out of his borders".
"3. LaLiga Will continue with the planned demand to demand that it can play a party out of Spain, although it withdraws the measure cautelar concerning the concrete party of 26 January. We will follow with the demand put that the information and the facts collected accredit that the posture of the Real Spanish Federation of Football (RFEF) do not result satisfied to Right".
The communiqué of the Girona on the party in Miami
"In front of the decision of the FC Barcelona of not going on with the party that had to confront him to the Girona in United States, the club of Montilivi wants to express his respect to the position of the Barcelona entity. Add also that the Girona FC will continue supporting the initiatives that help to promote the League further of the borders of Spain, of the same way and with the same attitude that did it when it proposed him participate in the party in United States".