Barca's Laporta to 'rethink everything' if Super League doesn't start in 1-2 years

Sat, 03 Feb 2024 - 10:56 GMT

Barcelona President Joan Laporta said the European Super League could take off next season or at least by the 2025-26 campaign, but if it fails to, the LaLiga side will have to reevaluate everything.

Barcelona president under investigation in refereeing case

Thu, 19 Oct 2023 - 11:50 GMT

In March, prosecutors filed a complaint over alleged payments of more than 7.3 million euros ($7.8 million) over 17 years to firms owned by Jose Maria Enriquez Negreira, who was vice-president of the Spanish football federation's refereeing committee from 1993 to 2018.

Barcelona sell further 24.5% stake in audiovisual studio to Orpheus Media

Fri, 12 Aug 2022 - 01:26 GMT

Barca have been using several mechanisms to increase their revenue in order to offset losses, reduce debt and fulfil LaLiga's financial fair play rules.

Laporta hopes Messi finishes career at Barcelona

Fri, 29 Jul 2022 - 01:33 GMT

Laporta is hopeful that the 35-year-old will be able to return to Barca before he hangs up his boots.

Barcelona sell further 15% of LaLiga TV rights to Sixth Street

Sat, 23 Jul 2022 - 05:29 GMT

The U.S. investment firm also has ties to Barcelona's rivals Real Madrid.

Sacking Koeman will not fix Barcelona's problems, says De Jong

Thu, 30 Sep 2021 - 12:43 GMT

Barcelona President Joan Laporta backed Koeman last week but said the board would not shirk tough decisions if they needed to be made.

Barcelona's finances holding up new Messi contract

Thu, 01 Jul 2021 - 12:53 GMT

Laporta has continued to mark a cautiously optimistic tone when asked if he was close to convincing Messi to stay put.

Xavi reveals reasons behind rejecting an offer to coach Barcelona

Sat, 05 Jun 2021 - 04:35 GMT

The former Barcelona captain has always been a strong candidate for the job but he rejected to fill the position at Barcelona twice.

Messi happy again but Barca wonder if this Clasico will be his last

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 - 12:01 GMT

Messi is not expected to consider offers to renew his contract until the end of the season but Laporta has been pulling hard on the heart-strings.

Barcelona are out of Champions League but the future looks bright

Thu, 11 Mar 2021 - 04:40 GMT

Lionel Messi and co will be out of the competition's quarter-finals for the first time since 2006-2007 season.

Laporta reveals Qatar’s relations with Barcelona problems

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 - 07:41 GMT

Laporta is known among Barcelona fans as the mastermind of Barcelona’s revolution that led to the club’s dominance over European football.

Laporta to Marca: we signed Ronaldinho instead of Beckham

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 - 08:05 GMT

The former President of Barcelona Joan Laporta spoke to the Spanish newspaper Marca on how he bought Ronaldo de Assis Moreira as a replacement for David Beckham