After the announcement of several European clubs to leave the European Super League, FC Barcelona maintained its confidence in the project.
After the announcement of the English clubs to leave the European Super League, FC Barcelona explained this Thursday, April 22 that it was still part of the project, with Real Madrid.
Real Madrid and FC Barcelona hand in hand. After several days without speaking, FC Barcelona maintained their confidence in the European Super League project. In a press release published this Thursday, April 22, the Catalan club explains that it believes in him: “This decision was taken with the conviction that it would have been a historic error to refuse the opportunity to participate in this project as a founding member. As one of the best sports clubs in the world, our intention will always be to be at the forefront, which is an indispensable part of the club’s identity and its sporting, social and institutional spirit “, explained the Catalan club.
In this press release, FC Barcelona specifies that it wants to participate in this European Super League, to ensure a financial future. But the fate of the club remains in the hands of the members: “In any case, FC Barcelona, an entity that has always been and will be the property of each of its members, has expressly reserved the right to submit a decision for the final approval of its competent social organizations, after a necessary study. and thorough“the statement said.
While at the Barcelona tennis tournament, club president Joan Laporta insisted: “The reason why there was this proposal still exists: we lack resources, we make significant investments, we pay very high salaries … And if we want football to be a spectacle that stems from merits athletes, and that we maintain this level of quality, they (the leaders of the UEFA, editor’s note) must take into account what we have proposed“.