The sporting director of Qatar club has confirmed the negotiation. He said that Barcelona holds the negotiation with Spanish coach Xavi. At the same time, the sporting director hopes that Xavi would stay.
Ernesto Valverde is not happy with the authorities of Barcelona
As you may know, Ernesto Valverde could not make a change during the match against Atletico. Diego Simeone’s player could win the game thanks to late drama. Fans were furious on Ernesto’s decisions, and twitter exploded that night. Almost every Barcelona fan was asking for a new coach. It’s great news for Barcelona fans that Xavi could be a new coach.
Al Assad has officially confirmed that the coach of the team is in talks with Barcelona. It’s not a secret that Xavi is the legendary player of Barcelona, so that that team officials may give him a chance for the coaching team.
Meeting with Eric Abidal
Xavi met with Eric Abidal in Qatar. Eric is the sporting director of Barcelona, and he traveled to Qatar for negotiations. Spanish coach denied all kinds of negotiations. At the same time, Xavi confirmed the meeting with Eric Abidal. Xavi said that it was a friendly meeting because he knows Eric for ten years already.
Coaching Barcelona is his dream
Xavi said that coaching Barcelona is his dream, but he is the head coach of Al Assad. Spanish legend said that there was no hint or offer from Barcelona officially. Al Assad’s coach also noted that his future is with the current team.
Hernandez said that Barcelona has the coach. He has confirmed the respect to Ernesto Valverde and asked journalists not to ask him questions about rumors. Xavi noted that news related to his arrival in Barcelona is a rumor. He plans to stay in Qatar for a long time, but he does not know what the future holds. Hernandez noted that one day he will be the main coach of Barcelona but not now.