25 January 2012

City is negotiating with Soriano and Txiki

The English club wants to transform them into the future managing and sport director.


Manchester City , leader of the Premier League , is negotiating with Ferran Soriano and Txiki Begiristain , former vice president and former sporting director of FC Barcelona respectively, to take charge of the technical and economic parcel English club. Soriano was a member of the board of Joan Laporta from 2003 to 2008, while Txiki also landed in the state after the elections of 2003 and remained until 2010.

El Pais has revealed that the City is negotiating with Soriano, current president of the company Spanair , to become the new managing director, and Mundo Deportivo has also learned that the English club is also very interested in Txiki Begiristain is a the project. Txiki and was about to emigrate to England last season, but ultimately reached an agreement with Chelsea to Abramovich.

For several weeks, and works closely with the City, but from the Count city, ​​Esteve Calzada , former marketing director of FC Barcelona, ​​an expert on current sponsorship and representative players. Calzada was one of the principal contributors to Soriano in his time at Barca entity. (via MD)