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The former president of FC Barcelona Josep Maria Bartomeu has got arrested, according to Marca.

Bartomeu was arrested as a result of the recent scandal, named BarcaGate.

As Marca reports, via Eurohoops.net, Bartomeu hired a social media company to create fake accounts targeting various people, even FC Barcelona football stars.

The former president of FC Barcelona and the club itself have denied accusations.