Posted on October 28, 2021 at 9:00 am by BC
Announced as the big favorite to take the reins of FC Barcelona after the departure of Ronald Koeman, Xavi would already like to get his hands on a Premier League star.
This time it's over! Announced on the departure for several weeks, Ronald Koeman was officially dismissed by FC Barcelona on the evening of Wednesday after the new defeat of the club against Rayo Vallecano (1-0). Joan Laporta is therefore looking for a new coach, and Xavi emerges as the big favorite according to the Catalan press. Currently at the head of the Qatari club of Al Sadd , the emblematic former midfielder of Barça This time around, he would be keen to make his return to the Blaugrana, and he would already have a clear idea of which team to put in place.
Xavi appreciates Sterling
After confirming the imminent arrival of Xavi on the bench of FC Barcelona , journalist Gerard Romero explained that the Spaniard intended to quickly reshuffle the Blaugrana squad despite the financial problems encountered by the club. Xavi would indeed like to get his hands on a quick offensive reinforcement and would appreciate the profile of Raheem Sterling . A player appreciated internally since Mateu Alemany , general manager of Barça , had already launched the discussions this summer for the player of Manchester City , without achieving its ends. It remains to be seen whether Xavi will be more successful.