Xavi left Barcelona in 2015 after helping the club win 25 titles in 17 seasons and replaces Dutchman Ronald Koeman at the helm.
The 41-year-old Xavi left Barcelona in 2015 after helping the club win 25 titles in 17 seasons. He was also key to Spain's 2010 World Cup-winning campaign.
Barcelona forward Sergio Aguero was taken to the hospital for cardiological tests after he was substituted during his team’s 1-1 draw with Alaves on October 30.
Aguero was attended by team medics on the pitch after he motioned to the top of his chest and throat. He was substituted on 41 minutes.
New Barcelona recruit Sergio Aguero had to be substituted in the 41st minute against Alaves after he felt dizzy, extending the injury list.
With back-to-back losses to Rayo Vallecano and Real Madrid, Barcelona sit in ninth place in La Liga. They play Alaves on Saturday at Camp Nou.
Joan Laporta faced a barrage of questions about the widespread speculation linking Xavi Hernandez to the position.
The Spanish club said that reserve team coach Sergi Barjuan will temporarily lead the squad until it finds a permanent replacement for Ronald Koeman.
Barcelona announced Ronald Koeman's firing shortly after the team's 1-0 loss at Rayo Vallecano in La Liga, less than three months after Lionel Messi's departure.
The defeat to Real Madrid is a big blow for Barcelona and Ronald Koeman as they drop down to the eighth spot. This is also the worst possible start for Barcelona in the last decade.
Check match and telecast details of 'El Clasico' between Barcelona and Real Madrid. Madrid lead the head-to-head record 98-96.
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The visit by Madrid will close a three-game home stretch for Barcelona that coach Ronald Koeman called crucial to getting his team back on the winning path.
The 34-year-old Pique also became the oldest Champions League scorer for Barcelona. Barcelona will next play in La Liga 'clasico' vs Real Madrid on Sunday.
This was Ansu Fati's first start for Barcelona after coming off the bench in the last three matches. Prior to that, Fati was sidelined for 10 months due to injury.
Pedri has been one of the very few bright spots for Barcelona over the past year, during which a president has resigned and the club's debt has skyrocketed.
Josep Bartomeu said that most of the club's financial woes had been caused by the impact of the pandemic, which closed down Camp Nou for more than a year and reduced other sources of revenue.
A visit from Valencia on Sunday kicks off a three-game home stint that the Barcelona coach Ronald Koeman said must mark a turnaround for his beleaguered team.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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