22:47  ,  February 12, 2024

Xavi is to be fired as early as next month if he fails in Champions League round of 16

The management of the Spanish champion Barcelona intends to fire the head coach of the Spanish team Xavi next month if he does not overcome Italian champion Napoli in the 1/8 finals of the Champions League, AS reports.

In the 24th round of the Spanish Championship, Barcelona was unable to beat Granada, which was in penultimate place. A draw was recorded: 3:3. Barcelona is third with 51 points and 10 points behind leader Real Madrid.

Xavi announced that he will leave his post on June 30. In 2021, from November, he leads Barcelona, which last season under his leadership became the Spanish champion and cup winner.

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