Barcelona club members have gone to the polls in record numbers to elect their new president, with a confirmed decision expected overnight.
However, according to a projection from Spanish TV station TV3, Laporta is in line to return to the top job at the Camp Nou with a vote share of 58%.
— TV3.cat (@tv3cat) March 7, 2021
An exit poll from TV3 says Joan Laporta set to be chosen as Barcelona president. Out of 4000 members polled, 58% voted for Laporta, 31% for Victor Font and 9% for Toni Freixa
— Richard Martin (@Rich9908) March 7, 2021
Laporta was elected as the 38th President of the Catalan giants in 2003, serving during the bulk of Pep Guardiola‘s golden era at the helm, before being succeeded by Sandro Rossell in 2010.