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Ex-Barca captain Xavi Strive continues to take over the coaching office at his former club one day. The 41-year-old, who is currently working in Qatar at Al Sadd as a coach, said at 20 Minutos: "It's my wishful dream to train Barcelona. I've never made a secret."
Ex-Barca captain Xavi continues to seek to take the coaching office with his former club one day. The 41-year-old, who is currently working successfully in Qatar at Al Sadd as coach, said at 20 Minutos : "It's my desire to train Barcelona. I've never made a secret."
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As a player, Xavi had spent almost his entire career at the Bluegranana and won with them four times the Champions League, among other things. In the past few weeks he was acted as successor to the Ronald Koeman standing in the criticism.
In the summer, Xavi already explained in an interview with La Vanguardia , that he has knocked out two offers Barcas: "Luckily - or unfortunately - I told two of Barcelona twice. That was different circumstances: family, professional, contracted ... "However, the decision was not easy for him:" No say was very difficult because I'm a Barcelonista, but it was not the right time. "
At Al Sadd, the former World and European Champion is under contract until 2023. He already celebrated great success with the club and, among other things, won the championship and the League Cup in the 2020/21 season.
Xavi said: "At the moment I am happy and proud to be coach at Al Sadd. If an offer is received, it will be checked and then we will make a decision."
Pep offers his verdict on Xavi’s return to Barcelona .
‘He knows the club and will bring positive energy’Xavi was officially presented on Monday and faces a challenge with the team struggling in La Liga and already 11 points off top spot.