Bartomeu, Benedito, Freixa and Laporta candidates for FC Barcelona president
The candidates who have fulfilled the requirements demanded and who will stand at the elections are Josep Maria Bartomeu, Agustí Benedito, Antoni Freixa and Joan Laporta
The Electoral Board have met this Wednesday in the Ricard Maxenchs press room at Camp Nou to announce the candidates for the presidency of FC Barcelona, as established in article 48.5 of the Club’s Statutes.
Rafael Herrera, as president of the Electoral Board, accompanied by the rest of the members, Isaac Díaz, Lídia Ferran, Antonio Vidal, Josep Isern and Jordi Calsamiglia, as secretary, was the person charged with the task of explaining the latest phase of the electoral calendar in which the Board has had to check that the pre-candidates put forward and those members seconding them fulfill the requirements stated in the Statutes. Also, that they have completed the necessary paperwork within the time frame stipulated and that the proposed candidates have received the support of the minimum number of members as stated in section 48.3 besides also confirming that the proposed candidacy has been accompanied by the guarantee referred to in section 48.4.
In particular the Electoral Board has had to validate the letters of support pertaining to each proposed candidacy.
Underneath we detail the results of the validation process:
JOAN LAPORTA I ESTRUCH
FERRAN ESTRADA I PORTA
JORDI MAJÓ I RUAIX
AGUSTÍ BENEDITO I BENET
JOSEP M. BARTOMEU I FLORETA
ANTONI FREIXA I MARTÍN
JOAN BATISTE I CUBERTA
Therefore, the candidates for the FC Barcelona presidential elections are:
JOSEP MARIA BARTOMEU I FLORETA JOAN LAPORTA I ESTRUCH AGUSTÍ BENEDITO I BENET ANTONI FREIXA I MARTÍN
The electoral board took the opportunity to, through their president Rafael Herrera, the work put in by the teams from each candidacy over the last few days. He also thank the work carried out by the notary, Mr.Gerardo Conesa, whose role helped to validate the process also.