Bartomeu and Mikitani stroll through Camp Nou after announcing new agreement with Rakuten
The two Presidents toured the stadium together following Wednesday's presentation
After Wednesday's presentation of Rakuten as FC Barcelona's new main global partner beginning with the 2017/18 season, an event which had the Club's Auditori 1899 filled to the brim with attendees and more than 100 credentialed journalists, the FC Barcelona President Josep Maria Bartomeu; the President and CEO of Rakuten, Hiroshi Mikitani; and the Club's Vice President of Marketing and Communications, Manel Arroyo sat down to give their impressions of the four-year deal.
The presentation, which was streamed live worldwide via fcbarcelona.com, was followed by a visit to Camp Nou by Bartomeu and Mikitani. The pair of executives strolled the grounds together and posed for a photo on the field before sitting down in front of the camera to discuss the new agreement.