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|Club as Coach||Barcelona [president]|
2014 01 11 Retrieve
[Sandro Rosell on Xavi] Barça’s game wouldn’t function without Xavi. He’s the architect of our style of play. He, along with [Andres] Iniesta, [Sergio] Busquets and [Lionel] Messi, invented Tiki Taka - it’s Xavi signature style. He is a true legend of Barcelona. In years to come we will look back on what he has done and say to ourselves, ‘What an amazing player!’ He is the best Spanish player ever
2019 07 04 Retrieve
[Barcelona vice president Jordi Mestre has resigned amid reports he is unhappy about the apparently imminent dismissal of sporting director Pep Segura] Jordi Mestre, until today the vice president responsible for sports at the club, presented his irrevocable resignation this afternoon. Jordi Mestre wishes to thank the trust placed in him by the presidents Sandro Rosell and Josep Maria Bartomeu, and the opportunity and honour of having served and defended the interests of FC Barcelona.
2020 04 18 Retrieve
[Sandro Rosell believes he never would have gone to prison were it not for his position as president of Barcelona] If I had not been Barcelona president, I would not have gone to prison, of that I have no doubt at all. I don’t think that anybody would have investigated me as a business, nobody would have spied on me, nor would there have been such aggressive fiscal persecution that I still face. [There have been] 72 acts from the tax office since I was chosen to be president of Barcelona. Before being president, [there were] zero financial inspections. Is that a coincidence?
2020 04 19 Retrieve
[Former Barcelona president Sandro Rosell has explained why Lionel Messi is keen for Neymar to return to Barcelona] I would, no doubt. Messi, who is the best player in football history and very smart, wants the other best players in the world by his side to win it all
2020 05 29 Retrieve
[Former Barcelona president Sandro Rosell said he would try to sign Paris Saint-Germain superstar Neymar as he is the second-best player in the world behind Lionel Messi] If I were the president of Barca, I would try to sign Neymar. He is the second-best player in the world after Messi and fits perfectly into the philosophy of the club. But with experience, he would sign him with two contracts, one sports and the other behavioural
I would not sign Lautaro for €111 million but I would try to exchange two players