At the introduction of Robert Lewandowski as another Barcelona player, Joan Laporta communicated his trust in having the option to enlist all the mid year signings and accordingly consent to the monetary requests of LaLiga.
As a matter of fact, he flaunted about the club’s monetary tasks being finished as of late. The Blaugrana president has uncovered that the club has procured 868 million euros, counting the four switches, relating to the TV privileges and the offer of close to half of Barca Studios, as well as capital additions.
“We have attempted to enrol every one of them [new signings]. We have tried sincerely and well to meet the prerequisites of LaLiga,” he said.
“Also, in the event that we really want to do some more business, we will make it happen. We are pausing. It’s a choice for LaLiga to make.
“We have consented to what is required. We are sure that we will actually want to enlist them.”
With respect to new-look Barcelona, Laporta is overjoyed.
“We are building an incredible group, we have endured the strain well. It’s been a noteworthy day. What’s more, we will continue to work,” he said.
On Lewandowski explicitly, Laporta was really glad with the Pole’s appearance.
“This is a memorable day. We had the option to see it at the show. It’s one of those occasions when the Cules feel the club like never before,” he said.
“It shows that Barcelona is something other than a club. Much thanks to you [Robert] for the work to come. It was difficult, however we’ve done it.
“Beginning with you, through your representative, Mateu Alemany, Jordi Cruyff… additionally the endeavours of the board. We have all been watching you since we realised you were unique. You have the endowment of scoring.
“You are not kidding around, charming, exquisite and deferential. You gain favour with individuals. I think this is confirmation that we are in a new, breathtaking stage for Barcelona. We are exceptionally glad to have you here.”
Lewandowski will wear the No.9 shirt, in spite of the number having recently been involved by Memphis Depay.
“It was the club’s choice,” Laporta said. “Because of reasons that are to the club’s advantage, for picture [reasons], for business reasons.
“We thought it was the best choice. Most extreme regard to Memphis.”