Joan Laporta was invested as president of FC Barcelona last Wednesday, after presenting the 126 million euros endorsement on the horn to be able to be appointed. However, the previous days were surrounded by uncertainty given the possibility that this amount would not be reached and new elections were feared in the club.
Last October, the candidate Toni Freixa he met with Javier Tebas for ask you to delete this guarantee, but LaLiga’s response was negative. A conversation that after the inauguration of Laporta he wanted to reveal in networks. “”If you allow the new president to take office without having deposited the endorsement, I will lower Barça to Second Division“This is what Carles Tusquets explained to the three candidates,” Freixa wrote regarding Thebes’ response.
As a result of this publication, LaLiga has wanted to publish an explanatory note, denying the affirmations of the Barcelona candidate. “Given the statements made public today by Toni Freixa, LaLiga wants to state that at no time did Javier Tebas have contact with Carles Tusquets during the electoral period “, the writing begins.
In addition, they assure that “the only contact made by LaLiga was with the legal services of FC Barcelona, who requested a legal report that was delivered to them, in which the demotion to which Freixa alludes was not mentioned“.
“Finally, LaLiga wants to remember that, in the event that the newly elected president of a club does not present an endorsement, legally it is only possible the repetition of elections and never the demotion“, they settle.