Tag: Joan Laporta

New Barcelona president makes Arsenal star's exit more likely

Joan Laporta has been elected as Barcelona president for a second time, which could increase the likelihood of an exit for Hector Bellerin.

Arsenal and Laporta camp respond to Arteta-to-Barcelona reports

Sources from both sides of the Mikel-Arteta-to-Barcelona story have denied the claims of a summer exit for the Arsenal manager.
ROME, ITALY - FEBRUARY 18: Mikel Arteta, Manager of Arsenal looks on ahead of the UEFA Europa League Round of 32 match between SL Benfica and Arsenal FC at Stadio Olimpico on February 18, 2021 in Rome, Italy. SL Benfica face Arsenal FC at a neutral venue in Rome behind closed doors after Portugal imposed a ban on travellers arriving from the UK in an effort to prevent the spread of Covid-19 variants. (Photo by Paolo Bruno/Getty Images)

Barcelona move for Mikel Arteta considered

FC Barcelona presidential candidate Joan Laporta is considering Mikel Arteta to take over as head coach if Ronald Koeman doesn't stay on.
Arsenal's Spanish defender Hector Bellerin controls the ball during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Leicester City at the Emirates Stadium in London on October 25, 2020. (Photo by IAN KINGTON/IKIMAGES/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal star for £22m? Barcelona presidential candidate decides price

Joan Laporta wants to sign Hector Bellerin if he gets re-elected as Barcelona president next month, holding talks with the player's representatives.
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Arsenal fans disagree with Joan Laporta’s advice over Arsene Wenger replacement

Ex-Barcelona president Joan Laporta believes that Arsenal should take a chance on appointing Thierry Henry as manager just like he did with Pep Guardiola, but the fans don't agree.