Barcelona have suffered a couple of defeats, leaving Valverde's position threatened, with recent Super Cup fall to Atletico Madrid being the last straw that broke the camel's back. Xavi Hernandez asked for more time and Barcelona gave him it, because they will not wait any longer and will postpone the move until June.
Xavi: I can't say anything, I'm focused on Al Sadd.
Al Sadd sporting director Muhammad Ghulam Al Balushi confirmed ahead of the Qatari side's game on Saturday that an approach had been made for Xavi, who was appointed head coach after retiring from playing in May.
Spanish media widely reported on Friday that Barcelona officials including chief executive Oscar Grau and technical secretary Eric Abidal had travelled to Doha. Al-Sadd coach Xavi reacts.
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"They were here to talk to me and we discussed many things". Everyone knows But my focus is on Al-Sadd.
He said: "The issue of Xavi going to Barcelona is normal and expected because he will be at his club".
Xavi played the vast majority of his career at the Nou Camp before moving to Al Sadd in Qatar, first as a player and then as coach. "Sorry I can not give any more information", Xavi told a news conference after his side beat Al Rayyan on Saturday to reach the final of the Prince's Cup.
"He's doing a really good job and can nearly all the titles, as they're leading LaLiga and are into the Champions League knockouts".
According to a report by the AS, Barcelona has offered him a 2 and a half year contract at Barcelona, as the club has finally agreed to match the tone of the club fans, who want Valverde to leave the Blaugranas as soon as possible.