Barcelona are set to officially confirm Xavi Hernandez as their new manager in the coming days, MySportDab reports.
The former Barcelona player is set to takeover following Ronald Koeman sack during the week after weeks of meetings.
The Laliga side are set to make an official announcement of changes in their managerial position which will happen sooner than expected.
Barcelona starting this season was so much bad for them in terms of losing players and having to make some decisions.
They lost Lionel Messi before the season started after they couldn’t find a way to register his new contract due to financial troubles.
The situation led to them allowing few players leave with Antoine Griezmann making a return to Atletico Madrid on loan with option to make it permanent.
Things were bad for Ronald Koeman who couldn’t fix things as they continue to go on bad run for form which also affected them in the Champions League.
Their last campaign wasn’t that good enough as they carried on struggling this season which later led to them sacking their manager.
Xavi Hernandez is the new man to take over as agreement has been reached for a contract which an announcement date is imminent.
Many names were lineup for the job before the former player was picked as the suitable candidate to led the club out of their troubles.
Barcelona are expected to make an announcement regarding the appointment of Xavi Hernandez as their manager on Friday, according to latest update from journalist Gerard Romero.
The Al-Sadd head coach apparently wants to travel to Vigo to observe the team against Celta on Saturday as they will be preparing things while awaiting his takeover from Interim.
While the official presentation of Xavi at Barcelona is due to take place on November 9 or 10, which will see him taking over in between the International break.