Posted on October 28, 2021 at 6:45 p.m. by AM updated October 28, 2021 at 6:46 p.m.
Seen as the successor of Ronald Koeman on the bench of FC Barcelona, Xavi broke the silence but ensures to be focused on Al-Sadd.
After the defeat against Rayo Vallecano , the third in a row in La Liga, Ronald Koeman was finally dismissed from his post on Wednesday evening. Therefore, FC Barcelona quickly started looking for his successor, but before appointing a new coach, Sergi Barjuan takes over and will be on the bench. Catalan Saturday for the reception of Alavès and probably in Kiev on Tuesday to challenge Dynamo in the Champions League . And for good reason, the big favorite to succeed Ronald Koeman is called Xavi.
“I am focused on my work at Al-Sadd and I don't want to talk about anything else”
And according to the Spanish press, the current coach of Al-Sadd should be retained by the Qatari club until November 3, which will mark the end of the Qatari championship. The current leader of the Qatar Championship slammed Al-Ahli on Saturday and then Al-Duhail , his main contender for the title, on Wednesday. And Xavi should therefore be on the bench of Al-Sadd for these two matches. Present at a press conference, Xavi also briefly mentioned his situation. “I am focused on my work at Al-Sadd and I don't want to talk about anything else,” he says. Despite everything, he remains the big favorite to take charge of the Blaugrana squad.