When could Gerard Piqué be president of Barça?
The club's statutes establish that a candidate cannot have been linked to FC Barcelona as a player, coach, coach or employee, during the two years prior to the call
He said it some time ago, his intention to one day be president of FC Barcelona, but Gerard Piqué in the interview that This morning he has awarded the program 'El món a RAC-1'. But “sooner or later, I will return” What did he pronounce? about last November 5 after his last game as a Barça player he is always there. present in the future of the ex-defender linked to his club all his life.
During the interview, Piqu & eacute; he has underlined the emotional bond that unites him with Barça since his grandfather, Amador Bernabéu (manager of the club at the time of Josep Lluís Núñez in the presidency) made him a member from birth. From there His willingness to collaborate in the future in the projection and promotion of Barça at all levels, something that now, immersed in his professional activity with the Kings League as his main dedication, rules out setting a date.
As a former Barça player, Piqué He has a statutory condition or limitation if he ever decides to run for president. ¿What did you do? What do the FC Barcelona statutes say about the matter? It details it in its article 42, which includes the eligibility conditions. For example, in section b, having a seniority as a partner at the time the elections are called, a minimum of ten years to be elected president and a minimum of five years for the rest of the members of the Board of Directors. And the one that directly affects you is section d: not having been linked to FC Barcelona as a player, coach, coach or employee, during the two years prior to the call.
The clock for this condition was started when the condition was unpaired. contractually from Barça, something that Piqué agreed to. He commented in the interview in RAC-1 that it took place in parallel to his effective withdrawal from the playing fields.