Barça announced that next Tuesday, February 1, “the results of the forensic investigation” he has been conducting in recent months as a result of the financial prudence investigation with the aim of detecting possible irregularities in the management of the club. during the last presidential term “. And the first measure that this investigation yields was to file a complaint with the Barcelona prosecutor against the management of Josep Maria Bartomeu.
After the board meeting, which was held at the Camp Nou, it was also reported that the club had already taken “actions” about the irregularities he had during the two mandates of Bartomeu, from 2014 to 2021. Barça reveals that he “lodged a complaint with the provincial prosecutor’s office in Barcelona for facts arising from the conclusions of the forensic investigation.”
the president will be Joan Laporta who will explain the conclusions of that report that he commissioned to, to the smallest detail, that controversial management of Bartomeu during the past seven years. However, the club did not want to specify what kind of actions he had already taken against the former leader, other than filing the complaint at the prosecutor’s office.
Road to persecution
This complaint is the first step of the Laporta board, determined to clear up all the economic movements of the Bartomeu council. This is a strong first step, as the complaint has already been lodged and promotes the entry into a new process of legalization of Barça, similar to the one experienced in 2010, which coincides with the end of Laporta’s first term.
Thus, one of the first measures adopted by the board of Sandro Rosell, the new president, activated “an action of social responsibility & rdquor; against the management of Laporta, which caused a long conflict. In May 2017, seven years later, a judge acquitted Joan Laporta and his board of directors of losses to the club during his tenure (2003-2010).