Former Barcelona Striker, Rivaldo has commented on the expected move of his Former team Mate, Xavi Hernandez to become the new FC Barcelona Head Coach.

Barcelona Laid-off Dutch Gaffer, Ronald Koeman after a poor Start to the new season. Temporarily, the club appointed Sergi Barjuan as Interim Coach as They Press forward to get a permanent Replacement. 

Barcelona has turned their attention to Former Player, Xavi Hernandez who is currently the head coach of Qatari League side, Al-Sadd. 

Xavi is expected to Return back to his Boyhood Club as Head Coach as everything seems to Near Finalisation. Delegates from Barcelona were present to Watch the game between Al-Sadd And Al-Duhail In Midweek. The Match which Ended 3-3 is perceived to be Xavi's Last Match in Charge of the Qatari Club. 

Xavi himself has opened up on his desire to return back to the club where his Journey as a professional Footballer began. After the Game against Al-Duhail, Xavi noted that he wants to 'go home'.


Everything Indicates that a deal between Barcelona and Al-Sadd over the termination of his Contract would be struck soon and his Former Team Mate at Barcelona, Rivaldo has pinpointed that the 41 years old needs a couple of New signing after becoming coach of the Catalan Club.

"Xavi is about to become Barcelona manager and he has a tough mission ahead," Rivaldo told Betfair (Via Metro)

"But a few shrewd signings in the January transfer window could boost his chances of success this season."

"The team needs two or three new players to reinforce the squad, but Xavi will also need to get the best out of his current players, adapting the style of play to their qualities and bonding nicely with his group."

"There is a lot of young talent in the squad, and they need freedom to develop all their qualities. At the same time, Barcelona need more experienced players to take responsibility so that the youngsters aren’t overwhelmed by pressure."

"The team can and should utilize young players but they cannot rely on them at the beginning of their careers."

According to various Reports, Xavi is interested in Getting Paul Pogba,Jules Koundé and Raheem Sterling to Barcelona.