Barcelona's Cardoner criticises Benedito over attempted no confidence vote against Bartomeu

Josep Maria Bartomeu should remain in his post as Barcelona's president as it is not the right time to make a change of leadership, according to the club's vice-president Jordi Cardoner.

Criticism of Bartomeu has been growing following Paris Saint-Germain's triggering of Neymar's €222million release clause and the underwhelming signing of Paulinho, while Lionel Messi is yet to sign a new contract that has long since been agreed in principle.

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