Barcelona are implementing two rather curious methods to increase their income
Barcelona are no longer the world power they were years ago. Joan Laporta and his team continue to look for solutions to solve the club’s financial problems, and the club has implemented two rather curious methods to increase its income.
Barcelona are no longer the world power they were years ago. The financial situation of the club is very complicated and as the days go by, it seems that it will take a long time to become one of the most powerful teams in the world again.
In March 2021, Joan Laporta took over the presidency of Barcelona and announced in one of his first conferences that the club had a debt of 1.3 billion euros. After a few months, Lionel Messi left the club, and although it was a payroll release from Barcelona, the Spanish team lost millions of euros in commercial income, ticket sales, shirt sales and merchandising.
In February, Barcelona said the wage bill had been reduced by €159,000,000 but that it was still 40% more than its rivals. The Cules wage bill was close to €900,000,000 at the end of last season. But the club’s financial problems persist.
Laporta and his team continue to look for solutions to solve the club’s financial problems. The Cules have signed an agreement with Spotify For about €280 million over five years. In addition, they plan to sell 49% of Barça Licensing & Merchandising (BLM)make an agreement with CVC for TV rightsand one A 50% reduction in player wages would be implemented. In addition, the club has implemented two rather curious methods to increase its income.
Barcelona allow matches and weddings at the Camp Nou stadium
Barcelona will fulfill the dream of many fans and also have an extra income which will be very useful considering the bad moment the club is going through. “Have you ever dreamed of playing at Camp Nou? Your dream can now come true! Come alone or with friends and enjoy the matches organized by FC Barcelona at Camp Nou this summer”, the club said in an official statement.
From June 6 to June 11, the Cules will allow members to rent the Camp Nou location to play football matches. The cost will be 300 euros per playereach team can have up to 18 members and matches will last 60 minutes.
The service offered by Barcelona is complete: players will be able to change in the locker room, there will be referees on the pitch, and even medical care. Minimum per game, the club will win €6,600. Barcelona also allows weddings stand at Camp Nou Stadium for prices ranging from €1,600 at €13,500.