La Liga are contesting FC Barcelona’s claims that each Memphis Depay and Eric Garcia have been efficiently registered for the brand new season, stating that they’d not acquired the requests when the announcement was made.
La Blaugrana had been unable to register new signings Depay, Garcia and Barça B starlet Rey Minaj of their squad attributable to a wage cap enforced by La Liga.
Nonetheless, the membership confirmed in a press release that they’d registered the trio for the upcoming season, after Gerard Pique selflessly accepted a pay reduce to accommodate the newcomers.
That model of occasions has abruptly been contested by La Liga although, with the Spanish soccer governing physique claiming that Barça had not supplied the documentation by the point they’d made their public announcement on Saturday morning, in response to Mundo Deportivo.
La Liga then launched a press release confirming that they’ve knowledgeable Barcelona of the irregularity, and they’re reviewing the registration documentation to confirm that ‘it complies with the required laws’.
“In relation to the assertion this morning from FC Barcelona on the registration of the gamers Memphis Depay and Eric García in LaLiga, the affiliation needs to make clear:
“The documentation on these registrations had not been despatched by FC Barcelona on the time of its public communication, however on this afternoon, after LaLiga had notified the membership of this truth,” La Liga’s assertion learn.
“The documentation is being reviewed by the LaLiga Financial Management and Competitions groups to confirm that it complies with the required laws.”
Barça have been preventing in opposition to this wage cap all summer season, and these restrictions ultimately pressured membership legend Lionel Messi out of the door. It appeared as if they’d be unable to register their new signings for the upcoming marketing campaign too, however Pique’s acceptance of a pay cut made it doable as soon as once more.
Nonetheless, the membership’s hopes of seeing their new signings line up for the season opener in opposition to Actual Sociedad on Sunday have taken one other main hit.