Barcelona’s Risk of Becoming Manchester United or AC Milan: Presidential Hopeful Victor Font Grimly Warns of Tropheless Spell at Nou Camp After Real Madrid LaLiga Wins
- Barcelona have been warned that they risk to match Man United and AC Milan
- The Catalan giants saw their defense of the LaLiga title come to an end
- Problems on the field and behind the scenes destroy the club
- Presidential hopeful Victor Font says the club is heading for a bleak future
Barcelona have been warned that they risk to match Manchester United and AC Milan because they cannot compete for major awards.
The Catalan giants fell in a horrible 2-1 home defeat to Osasuna on Thursday night, giving arch-rivals Real Madrid their first league title since 2017, in what was a bleak defense of their domestic crown.
Their most recent setback underscores the pitiful state of affairs at the club, with disorder and division on the field, accompanied by behind-the-scenes performances, with the players and the board at odds.
Barcelona have been warned that they could become the new Manchester United or AC Milan
The Catalan club lost the LaLiga title when Real Madrid stormed on Thursday
Barcelona President Josep Bartomeu has a close relationship with a host of stars, including Lionel Messi, and it is believed that club icon Xavi will not take the role of coach while the unpopular chef is still at the helm.
Bartomeu’s tenure will come to an end in 2021, where there will be new presidential elections, and a candidate has warned that the club is about to face difficult times in the coming years.
Victor Font will challenge Bartomeu to the presidency and has drawn comparisons with Premier League club Manchester United and five-time Champions League winners AC Milan regarding the current predicament of Barcelona.
Font, who has been working on his attempt to oust Bartmomeu since 2013, says the club will face numerous obstacles in the near future, replacing a major generation of players, renovating the Nou Camp and the after effects of the corona virus to deal with. pandemic.
Presidential hopeful Victor Font says the club can face a bleak, trophilless future
Font hopes to challenge Josep Bartomeu to the presidency in 2021, with the club confused
“The competition in the past ten years has become increasingly professional,” he said BBC Radio 5 Live’s Euro Leagues podcast.
“You see in the Premier League with well-run clubs and even states that own clubs to wager a lot of money at a time when the financing of the club and the economic model are being pushed to the limit.
“Unless we do what we try, Barca risks becoming a new AC Milan or a Manchester United.”
AC Milan has been through tough times and has not looked like a challenge in their own country or in Europe since they won Serie A in 2010-11.
Meanwhile, United have not won the Premier League since Sir Alex Ferguson left in 2012-13.
Font believes that Barca can survive a barren run like that of Manchester United