The club will question the coach’s ability and attitude and will argue that he failed to meet the expectations set upon his appointment.
Setien and Barca are going to court
Barcelona and the former head coach Quique Setien are set to go to court to discuss the settlement the coach is expected to bring after he was sacked last summer. The club will question the coach’s ability and attitude and will argue that he failed to meet the expectations set upon his appointment. As reported, Quique Setien was unable to act on his promises regarding the playing style. And use of academy players, which were two factors that led to his dismissal. The same source also said that Setien’s leadership is also in question. As it is believed that assistant Eder Sarabia took over the leadership during the games. The assistant and other coaches have already reached an agreement with the club.
Barcelona also point out that Setien has taken charge of Camp Nou with Barcelona topping the LaLiga table, only to fail to win the title. He again fell in the Copa del Rey quarterfinals. And was humiliated in the Champions League after losing 8-2 to Bayern Munich. The club highlight that the coach has more than once lost the support of the dressing room, which has publicly complained.