FC Barcelona President Josep Bartomeu and Board to Resign

Jacob Feldman

FC Barcelona President Josep Maria Bartomeu and the entire board of directors will resign from their posts, the club announced on Tuesday. The move comes on the heels of Barca’s 3-1 loss to rival Real Madrid and amid plans by Lionel Messi to leave the club he has called home his entire professional career. The club is currently in twelfth place in La Liga standings.

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