Ex-Barcelona President Bartomeu Arrested In Raid
IN SPORTS USA 454K subscribers Former Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has been detained as part of a police probe into the “Barcagate” scandal. The investigation is thought to center around the “Barcagate” scandal when Barcelona allegedly paid social media company 13 Ventures to smear celebrated club names such as Lionel Messi, Pep Guardiola, Xavi, Gerard Pique, and ex-president Joan Laporta during Bartomeu’s leadership.
A number of arrests made as Barcelona club offices are raided by police
46,389 views•Mar 1, 20211K12ShareSaveSky Sports News 97.4K subscribers ► Subscribe to Sky Sports News: http://bit.ly/SkySportsNewsSub Barcelona’s offices were searched on Monday morning and Catalan police made an unconfirmed number of arrests. The operation was related to last year’s Barcagate, in which club officials were accused of launching a smear campaign against current and former players who were critical of the club and then-president Josep Maria Bartomeu.