Al Sadd supervisor, Xavi Hernandez, has admitted that, “everybody sees me as a Barcelona coach” and admits that returning to the Nou Camp stays a part of his long-term plan.
There are speculations surrounding Ronald Koeman’s future with the Catalan membership.
They additional intensified this week, after they have been thrashed 4-1 by Paris Saint-Germain within the Champions League final 16.
Koeman is seeing questions being requested of his future, particularly with presidential elections additionally about to be held, and Xavi stays one of many strongest contenders for his job.
Nevertheless, Xavi, who spent 17 years in Barcelona’s first staff in his taking part in days, has stated on FIFA’s official web site: “Proper now, I’m at Al Sadd and I’m doing nicely right here. I’m at a giant membership in Asia, in Qatar. It’s the most effective staff in Qatar.
“We are going to see what occurs sooner or later. Everybody sees me as a Barcelona coach, and I actually respect Barcelona and Koeman, the present head coach.
“I don’t need to cover the reality – after all I wish to be Barcelona’s head coach. I’ve stated it many occasions.
“However I’ll all the time respect the presiding coach and the membership.”
Xavi opens up on changing Koeman after PSG crush Barcelona 4-1