Florentino Perezpresident of Real Madrid, has summoned the club’s Board of Directors “urgently” this Sunday after learning on Friday that the Prosecutor’s Office denounced Barcelona, Josep Maria Bartomeu and Sandro Rosell, former presidents of the club, for the Negreira case .
“In view of the seriousness of the accusations formulated by the Barcelona Prosecutor’s Office against FC Barcelona and two of its presidents for well-founded suspicions of corruption and their relations with whoever was the vice president of the Technical Committee of Referees, José María Enríquez Negreira, the president has urgently summoned the Board Directive tomorrow, Sunday, March 12, 2023 at 12:00 p.m. “, says the Real Madrid statement on its website.
The purpose of this call is to “decide the actions that Real Madrid deems appropriate regarding this matter.”
The Negreira case that went a step further on Friday after the Prosecutor’s Office denounced FC Barcelona and its former presidents Josep Maria Bartomeu and Sandro Rosell in court for the alleged millionaire payments to the former arbitration leader José María Enríquez Negreira, for the crimes of corruption between individuals, unfair administration and documentary falsification.
The complaint It is the result of the investigations that the Barcelona Prosecutor’s Office has kept open for nearly a year for the alleged payments to Negreira, who through a company would have received almost seven million euros from Barça for allegedly verbal advice to the club.