The first week of Joan Laporta in front of the FC Barcelona It has not been a bed of roses at all. The president-elect lost his economic vice president and maximum supporter in the financial field, Jaume Giró, by his decision. Now, Laporta has in that same position Eduard Romeu Barceló, Vice President of Audax, a powerful company in the renewable energy sector.
It is precisely with Audax that Laporta is negotiating the endorsement of 124.6 million necessary to be able to become president of Barça again or he will have to call elections again, just nine days after winning them.
The latest information, details the EFE agency, indicates that negotiations are coming to fruition and Audax will agree to provide the guarantee, which will be delivered this Tuesday.
From then on, the federative body will have a maximum of 24 hours to validate the guarantee, which was signed on Monday before a notary public. Once this is a fact, Joan Laporta may already be invested as the new president of the entity.
The investiture is scheduled at the Auditori 1899 of the Camp Nou for Wednesday. After the resignation of Jaume Giró, who should have been the economic vice president, there will be new faces.
This guarantee, which represents the 15% of the budget of the Barcelona club, is mandatory for the boards of directors of the four non-profit sports associations that compete in LaLiga: Barcelona, Real Madrid, Athletic Club and Osasuna.