Football Club Barcelona finally released from the social media scandal. This year, their board president launched a negative campaign against Lionel Messi and other players. FCB could get caught up in the huge scandal.
The allegations were serious. Club top legend players were insulted on Twitter and Facebook to ensure the sole dominance of Barcelona board president Josep Maria Bartomeu, at a cost of $90.21 million. But, an impartial audit found no truth to these allegations. Barcelona is also released from the social media Scandal.
In February of this year, a report in the Catalan media K Thi Jogas claimed that the Barcelona board had hired a public relations firm.
The work of that organization called iThree was to brighten the image of Barsa President Josep Maria Bartomeu on social media. And he doesn’t match current and former players, according to Bartomeu. Slander spread against them.
K Thi Jogas claimed that the organization used to attack club legends Messi, Xavi, Gerard Pique, Pep Guardiola, and Carles Puyol through Twitter and Facebook accounts. iThree was also against former president Juan Laporta and Catalan independence-loving politician Carles Puigdemont.
The accounts created by iThree were rumored not to renew the contract against Messi. They also discussed all the business issues of the peak. Propaganda began in 2017.
The Barcelona players were attacked with one comment after another and various negative discussions. Its sole purpose was to brighten Barthemeu’s image and ensure his presidency.
The Barcelona board of directors came under intense pressure after the allegations surfaced. It is also called ‘Barsagate’ in the Spanish media.