AFTER THE CATASTROPHE IN EUROPE
The reasons to continue trusting Xavi's Barça
Published:17/04/2022 - 10:59h
Updated:17/04/2022 - 13:01h
After a new setback at the continental level, Barcelona must turn the page and make the necessary adjustments to fight for everything again. The change of mentality with the arrival of Xavi, the signings and the young talents will be vital for the success of the new project
In spite of all the expectations and the illusion around the arrival of Xavi Hernández to the bench of the FC Barcelona after the exit of Ronald Koeman, the results have not seemed to accompany to the egarense. The elimination of the Champions and the recent fall in the Europe League have been hard hits for the barcelonismo, but after the first fall the Barcelona team knew to raise.
With Xavi at the front, the Barça has showed a surprising capacity of answer. The start of the year 2022 was brilliant for the culés, that attained to preserve a series of 15 parties without losing and between them add some goleadas, as the one who him propinaron to the Real Madrid in the last edition of the Classical, leaving clear that the Catalan group is to litigate by titles, although still they require some adjust.
The signings, keys for the new Barça
After doing with effective key in winter, as Ferran Torres, Adama Traoré or an explosive Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, the one of Tarrasa has known to explode his talent. Now, with regard to the market of summer, the movements that do the Barça could be decisive on a long-term basis. The forward and the defence are two of the lines prioritarias for the club.
Until the moment, have sounded names of high profile like Erling Haaland or Robert Lewandowski. However, the costs of his traspasos would be very elevated for a team that does not live a good moment to economic level, by what will be precise to go out of some players to do box and free mass salarial. It is here where Xavi will have to require with who explains so that the managerial act in consequence.
The bet of the Barça by the youth
The exit of Lionel Messi the past summer supposed a strong hit for the barcelonismo. Nevertheless, the surgimiento of young figures like Pedri González, Ansu Fati or Pablo Páez Gavira 'Gavi' has gone back to wake up the illusion. The Canarian and the Hispanic-guinean have been renewed until 2026 and 2027, respectively, whereas in the case of the Andalusian his situation is for resolving .