The Spaniard may well be returning to Camp Nou as a trainer one day, alternatively exactly whilst remains to be observed.
Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has admitted Xavi becomes the membership’s supervisor “sooner or later” however found out the membership is ready to decrease again Quique Setien for subsequent season.
The Catalans have struggled to provoke under Setien and are at this time 2nd in Los angeles Liga with Actual Madrid in pole position to assert the league name.
That state of affairs, mixed with Barcelona’s lacklustre presentations, has ended in speculation Setien may just be replaced on the season’s finish with Xavi himself making ready for a return to Camp Nou as a supervisor.
However concurrently Bartomeu has showed Xavi is a long term Barcelona train, the membership president has thrown his right away toughen in the back of Setien, with the pair already discussing plans for next season.
“Xavi may well be Barca’s trainer, sooner or later. However presently we are now not looking for a educate, we are with Quique,” Bartomeu advised TV3.
“Quique Setien will train the staff within the Champions League and those final two Liga video games which may well be left.
“We now have had an overly extraordinary season, we will play in August and he would be the train. If we triumph over Napoli, we will be in Lisbon.
“Our will is to fulfil contracts and Setien has one. We went to Setien’s area to talk about the long run, the plans for subsequent season. He’s going to possible be there and I’m very concerned to listen to what he thinks.
“He has quite a lot of time for Riqui Puig and Ansu [Fati]. We now have visual Pedri and [Francisco] Trincao in shape, there is hope.”
Whilst Setien can also be protected for now, Xavi is readying himself for the danger to take over at Barca whilst the right kind risk items itself.
“The most important hope I’ve now could be to be Barca train and get Barca decrease again to triumphing techniques,” Xavi steered Game in June.
“No longer me however those avid gamers and Barca triumphing. And as a end result, our technical workforce, who’re getting able for it quite a bit and it makes us truthfully excited.
“I am a membership guy. I might truly like to go back on the right kind second to start a problem from 0. I have said it loads of occasions alternatively I wish to take footballing alternatives at Barcelona.
“It is transparent that when the elections the extent might be set, in fact. I am not ruling some factor out.
“They were given right here for me in January, we were talking. I urged them the events and timing were not proper.”