Joan Laporta wants Michael Zorc to be the club’s sports director

Joan Laporta you are already starting to prepare your new Barcelona. The one who was already Barça president is the maximum candidate to win the elections on March 7 and one of his wishes is to be able to sign as sports director Michael Zorc, currently director of the Borussia Dortmund. The Germans are not about to let their brain out when it comes to hiring, so the aspiring president will have to convince all parties.

Zorc He is the chosen one from Laporta to start rebuilding Barcelona. A task that seems very complex considering the financial situation of the club. But the former German player has already shown his eye at Borussia Dortmund when it comes to signing. The last example is that of HaalandAlthough there are other great players who came to the German entity thanks to him, those who have helped the club to grow and who, in many cases, have left a large amount of millions of euros in the coffers. Lewandowski, Dembélé or Jadon Sancho have also played or are playing in yellow thanks to their talent when it comes to attracting young footballers.

Laporta believes that Zorc perfectly meets the profile you are looking for to lead from the offices all the decisions that they will have to undertake in the coming months. From the continuity of Messi to making a squad that needs new faces to raise the level of a team that this season is showing that it suffers a lot when the Argentine is not inspired enough. His situation in the League, the difficulties he has had in the Copa del Rey despite being in the semifinals and his second place in the group stage of the Champions shows it.

The candidate has not yet put any player names on the table to reinforce the squad, but it is clear who he wants the man in charge of doing this renovation to be. Zorc is his bet to build the new Barcelona, ​​which will begin to form from the month of March.

A headhunter

Zorc he is one of the most respected soccer men both in the Bundesliga and on the continent. The former European champion as a Dortmund player has been able in these years to place the German team among the great clubs in Europe and his eye for signing has had an important weight.

He has been able to get hold of great youngsters like those mentioned above, but He has also signed veterans who helped Borussia grow early. Since becoming sporting director, Dortmund have won three Bundesligas, two German Cups and played the Champions League final in 2013 against a Bayern who beat them at Wembley.