Barcelona have lastly confirmed that legendary former midfielder Xavi has returned to Camp Nou as their new supervisor.
The membership had been eager to reunite with Xavi for years and stepped up that curiosity after sacking Ronald Koeman again in October, and an settlement with the 41-year-old was reached pretty shortly.
We acquired there ultimately and Xavi was seen saying his goodbyes to his colleagues at Al-Sadd, with Barcelona now confirming that they’ve struck a deal to deliver Xavi again in on a two-and-a-half 12 months contract.
“It wasn’t goodbye. It was see you quickly,” Xavi stated. “Camp Nou has all the time been my residence. You are my followers, my individuals, the membership that I really like essentially the most.
“And now, I am coming residence. See you quickly, Culers.”
Xavi’s first recreation in control of the membership will come after the worldwide break when Barcelona host Espanyol at Camp Nou on November 2020.
It guarantees to be an emotional affair for each Xavi and the supporters. A product of the La Masia academy, Xavi managed a whopping 767 appearances for his boyhood membership throughout 17 years.
He returns to search out Barcelona down in ninth within the La Liga standings, with league leaders Actual Sociedad 9 factors forward.