"Actually, that there is another team is good," the former Barcelona vice-president said.
"There are plenty of cities in the world with rivalries that are enriching the experience. As an example, there is another club in Manchester, I can't remember the name right now," he joked.
"But Manchester is much smaller city. There is room for two clubs in New York."
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