Xavi Hernandez and Carlo Ancelotti


Ancelotti defends Xavi's know-how to deal with criticism

Published:28/11/2023 - 16:45h

Updated:28/11/2023 - 16:57h

Xavi Hernández is going through a difficult time at Barça due to the criticism received, especially due to the team's performance, which has not achieved the expected results. Given this, Carlo Ancelotti, Real Madrid coach, has come out in defense of the Egarense against the criticism received

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Carlo Ancelotti appeared beside Dani Carvajal in the celebrated press conference in Valdebebas before the party of the Champions League that will confront to the Real Madrid against the Naples. This meeting will be valid by the fifth day of the European tournament, where the merengues at present lead the Group C with plenary of victories and 12 points in his have.

During the conference, did him an interrogante to the Italian trainer mentioning to the technician of the FC Barcelona, Xavi Hernández. The question had by aim that 'Carletto' gave him a council to the Catalan trainer, in reference to the criticisms that has received recently because of the last results of the Barça and the apathetic performance of the Catalan team.

In front of this unexpected question, Ancelotti backed the position adopted by Xavi, standing out: "Xavi like me know very well the football... And that there is critical. Sometimes it can happen, but Xavi has the experience to handle all this. It knows very well the environment and think that has all the resources to handle this situation".

Xavi has the backrest of Can Barça in front of the wave of criticisms

Voucher recalcar that in spite of the criticisms received by Xavi Hernández, especially by part of several sectors of the press, the egarense has showed optimism in more than an occasion, being emphatic in the fact that his group will be able to "give him the turn to the situation and improve". However, the one of Terrassa also has condemned in more than an opportunity all the criticisms that have fallen him to the team in the last days.

The egarense, in his moment, did not have any type of objection to leave clear that the trials of the press, which has cataloged like "exaggerated", affect notably to the performance of the combined Barcelona and does not allow that his players manage his accionar with tranquility as in previous meetings.

Further of this, to Xavi has expressed him his total backrest by part of Joan Laporta, his players and excompañeros, those who trust fully in the process sportive that at present is leading the egarense. For now, to the culés them avecina a 'final' in front of the Port wine in the UEFA Champions League, a meeting that can fungir like point of break in the necessary change of attitude by part of the Barça.

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