Barcelona CEO Oscar Grau says manager Ernesto Valverde has the complete backing of the club.
Grau was talking at a new conference on Tuesday where the club presented their annual accounts for the 2017/18 season and the budget for the 2018/19.
“There’s complete confidence in Valverde,” he said.
“The season’s long, don’t forget. We are confident that we will achieve our objectives.”
Source | ESPN
Barcelona also confirmed they expect a revenue of €960m this season and detailed salary costs.
FC Barcelona strengthens its position as the world's highest earning sports club. pic.twitter.com/VNETOJBON9— FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona) October 2, 2018
The Club's sports salary costs fall by five points compared to last season and are now 66% of revenues. Not counting the other sports, the figure is 61%. pic.twitter.com/OhWTcOW04H— FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona) October 2, 2018
There’s a lot of focus on Valverde at the moment after three games without a win and some poor performances, and the pressure will be on to get a win against Tottenham on Wednesday.