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Xavi, another captain leaving

Xavi will leave Barcelona in the coming weeks. It is the third Barca captain leaving the institution hurdle this summer. The first was Victor Valdes. Then followed Puyol. And the Catalan midfielder has signed a preliminary contract with the Qatari Al Arabi.
On Tuesday afternoon, there was a meeting at the offices of the Sports City culé in Sant Joan Despi between agent Spanish international Ivan Corretja and Josep Maria Bartomeu and Andoni Zubizarreta in which the club was sympathetic to the intent of squad to leave the Camp Nou. Joint Arab coach, Dan Petrescu, also reported yesterday incorporation.
The summit between the Catalan club and his agent lasted about half an hour and was organized by the Sports Director. The meeting was very cordial. The Catalans responsible Corretja assured that Xavi would help with link into force until June 2016, the decision to take, whatever it was, and were summoned to return to be completed once the average participation in the World Brazil . But his decision is already made: is leaving Barcelona and try your luck for half a year in Qatar. He announced coach Al Arabi. “Xavi has signed a pre-contract with us. Were other teams interested, but our offer has convinced him. Personally I spoke with him by phone,” said Petrescu. According to the Romanian coach, the proposal is around 8 million euros for playing only six months of competition. Continue reading Xavi, another captain leaving

Johan Cruyff: “definitely count on Xavi definitely next season”

The former Dutch coach Johan Cruyff, attended microphones ‘ The Party of 12’ of Cope, which valued the last season for FC Barcelona and the near future of the entity Barca ” worked Han to the end, it has not been a season as before , but with all that has happened in recent years was quite normal that things did not work . In general, it is always by management. The Tata looked good but I could not make your own team or sign players because he arrived late . ” Continue reading Johan Cruyff: “definitely count on Xavi definitely next season”