Joan Laporta

We know Messi wants to stay, but he has other offers: Barcelona president

Laporta said signing Messi to a new contract did not depend on the outcome of an audit the club is carrying out to find out the exact state of its finances. 

published on : 1st June 2021

Barcelona president 'moderately optimistic' that Lionel Messi will not leave club

The 33-year-old Messi has led Barcelona to four Champions League titles and 10 Spanish league titles.

published on : 28th May 2021

Barcelona maintains support for Super League despite backlash, founding clubs' exit

The Super League, which provoked a backlash by other clubs, fans and authorities around Europe, was announced by a dozen top clubs in England, Spain and Italy on Sunday.

published on : 22nd April 2021

Barcelona beats Athletic Bilbao 4-0 to win Copa del Rey, Messi scores two goals

Even though Messi avoided the burning question of his plans, his great game will raise hopes for Barcelona fans of the soccer great staying at Camp Nou.

published on : 18th April 2021

Barcelona given fresh start as Joan Laporta elected new club president

The 58-year-old will return after holding off competition from Victor Font and Toni Freixa, the other two candidates to gain enough support to make the final stage. 

published on : 8th March 2021