Barcelona has offered “full cooperation” to a police investigation following a raid on the club’s offices.
Barcelona’s offices were raided on Monday, and the club says it is cooperating with the police.
Los Mossos d’Esquadra confirmed “several searches” at Barca’s club premises by its unit dedicated to the investigation of economic crimes in a statement tweeted on Monday.
A club statement read: “Regarding the entry and search by the Catalan Police force this morning at the Camp Nou offices by order of the Instructing Court number 13 in Barcelona, which is in charge of the case relating to the contacting of monitoring services on social networks, FC Barcelona have offered up their full collaboration to the legal and police authorities to help make clear facts which are subject to investigation.”
“The information and documentation requested by the judicial police force relate strictly to the facts relative to this case.”
“FC Barcelona express its utmost respect for the judicial process in place and for the principle of presumed innocence for the people affected within the remit of this investigation.”