Tuesday, November 30

Primera Division: Xavi starts at Barça: “We need you all”

Former Barça professional Xavi Hernández was introduced as the new coach on Monday in front of thousands of football fans at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona.

The 41-year-old and club president Joan Laporta signed the coaching contract until June 2024 at a table on the field to the cheers of the supporters. Ms. Xavis, his parents and several other family members were also present at the presentation.

“I just want to tell you that this day will shape the history of the club. Welcome home Xavi and family, ”said Laporta. “We need you all, long live Barça!” Xavi replied. The club management and the fans hope that the 2010 world champion will lead the club out of the deep crisis to new victories.

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