- Throughout the seven years of his presidency, the primary staff achieved two Champions Leagues, 4 league championships, a Copa del Rey, a Membership World Cup, a European Tremendous Cup, three Spanish Tremendous Cups and three Spanish Cups.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 08, 2021 06:34 AM IST
Spanish giants FC Barcelona have a brand new president as Joan Laporta gained the presidential elections with an enormous margin, polling 54.28 % votes. Laporta, who had led the Catalan membership via certainly one of its most profitable interval throughout his earlier phrases as president, returns to the highest job at a time of turmoil and upheaval with the staff needing a contemporary begin. Certainly one of his greatest jobs although might be to ship on his primary pre-election promise of persuading membership talisman Lionel Messi to proceed on the membership past his present contract which will get over after the continued season.
“Laporta was elected president of FC Barcelona after successful the elections held in June 2003, and in the summertime of 2006 he was re-elected as president of the membership. With Joan Laporta, a era of younger and dynamic leaders got here to the entity who generated an actual enhance by placing into circulation the expression of the ‘virtuous circle’, which tried to strengthen the membership economically and socially, to make a successful staff attainable and to offer suggestions for the social dimension of the entity.
“Throughout the seven years of his presidency, the primary staff achieved two Champions Leagues, 4 league championships, a Copa del Rey, a Membership World Cup, a European Tremendous Cup, three Spanish Tremendous Cups and three Spanish Cups. It must be famous that the 4 skilled sections of the membership (soccer, basketball, handball and curler hockey) managed to proclaim themselves European champions underneath his presidency too,” the membership wrote in its web site, a hyperlink to which was shared on its official Twitter deal with.
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