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Sport: Confidence Grows: Barça wants Xavi as a Koeman successor

Primera Division: "Wish dream": Xavi reaffirms Barca rumors

 Primera Division: 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." © Provided by Spox Xavi reaffirmed his desire to the Barca coach office in the future. Ex-Barca captain Xavi continues to seek to take the coaching office with his former club one day.

it had been announced for weeks, after the next bankruptcy it is official: Ronald Koeman has to pack his clothes as Barça coach . Now the Catalans work on the return of club legend Xavi.

Xavi soll Barça nach dem Koeman-Aus übernehmen | KARIM JAAFAR/GettyImages © Provided by 90min Xavi is to take over Barça after the Koeman-Off | Karim Jaafar / Gettyimages

The 58-year-old Koeman was named in September after a bad start to the new season of President Joan Laporta. Within the board of Barça should already be matured to bring Xavi back to Camp Nou as a new coach.

Laporta agreed with its Council colleagues that this is the best solution and has been trying to convince XAVI - as 90min confirmed - from a return to the club. This plan has now accelerated with the departure of Koeman.

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.

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