Louis van Gaal at a press conference during the World Cup


Van Gaal's advice to Xavi for the future: "You have to be yourself"

Published:2/01/2023 - 23:54h

Updated:2/01/2023 - 23:54h

Xavi Hernández and Louis van Gaal spoke in an online interview broadcast on 'Movistar+'. For the Dutch coach, the best thing that the Egarense coach can do is trust his criteria to direct

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The channel 'Movistar Plus' transmitted an extract on the talk that sustained Xavi Hernández and Louis go Gaal. In the conversation, the technician egarense admits the complexity of the challenge to direct to the FC Barcelona, to what the experienced míster Dutch, ex technician culé and seleccionador Dutch, advises him like a father to his son: "I Know always you same, is the council that give you", said the trainer tulip.

For the míster of Terrrassa, the most difficult during his first year in the bench culé has been lidiar with the stress. "It suffers a lot, 24 hours home thinking how can help to the team and to the players, especially to mental level". In this sense, Xavi was direct to the grain: "when the results are not good, the players sink mentally, and that is the greater problem", argues the egarense.

In this regard, they Go Gaal insists: "Then you have to keep on being you. I know always the same person, because if you change your personality, finish ". To this, Xavi adds: "Yes, it is like this, you lose the changing room". "Exactly", it answers Louis. The tulip directed to the Barça in two opportunities, of 1997 to 2000 and in the 2002/03, winning two Leagues and a Glass of the King in his first three seasons.

Finally, they Go Gaal took advantage of to send greetings to the Dutch players of the staff culé and gave opportunity to his wife, Truus, the one who also expressed his affection to Xavi, promising visit the Camp Nou próximamente. Louis surpassed the year happened an aggressive cancer of prostate thanks to an early treatment that allowed him return to the bench of Low Countries in the Glass of the World.

Xavi prepares a key month for his future

After the tie of the Saturday in front of the Espanyol, the one of Terrassa has intensified the work to prepare what will be a key month to reach the aims of the 2022/23. The Barça visits the Wednesday to the humble Intercity in the Glass of Rey and the Sunday to the Athletic of Madrid by League, before travelling to Arabia to measure to the Betis in the semis of the Supercopa Spanish. Getafe And Girona complete the calendar of January in League, in a fixture that could add another pair of parties in Glass and Supercopa, if all goes out according to the planned.

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