Will Jordi Bartomeu soon lose his seat as CEO of the Euroleague? In Greece, no less than eight teams out of 13 reportedly held a secret meeting in Athens and voted in favor of dismissing Bartomeu. Maccabi Tel Aviv For those who are wondering, it is one of those teams, , Basconia support him, as well as the Turkish Fenerbahce, while Willerban is neutral.
Greece claim talks will continue, with both Olympiacos and Panathinaikos opposing Bartomeu, who is likely to continue in office this season but will almost certainly be sacked next summer. As you may recall, the foundations for the move were laid before the heads of Maccabi Tel Aviv met in Athens with representatives from six other leading teams. They expressed resentment over the “lack of transparency” they claimed on the part of Bartomeu, and the economic situation of the participants in the Euroleague. According to reports across Europe, the Yellows are the ones who led the “rebellion” against the CEO.