Ernesto Valverde in the bench of the FC Barcelona


They announce a meeting between Valverde and Guardiola in Barcelona

Published:29/05/2019 - 12:09h

Updated:29/05/2019 - 12:28h

The season 2018-19 finish to come to an end and Ernesto Valverde lives a moment delicate in the FC Barcelona, but takes advantage of his free days for desconectar. Several means announce that the Barcelona technician gathered in the City Condal with Pep Guardiola

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The calendar of the season of the FC Barcelona closed does some days, and the summer foresees very intense for Ernesto Valverde. The figure of the preparador extremeño has remained very weakened after the bad results in the end of the campaign, and his continuity has put in doubt waiting for the meeting with the directive to work in the planning of the next course.

In spite of the climate of unsteadiness that breathes in the City Condal, the ex of the Athletic Club has warned that by his head does not happen the option to resign, and is taking advantage of his free days to rest and replace strengths. A big part of the staff has left to assist to the commitments with the selections, whereas they are some the privileged that already have started his holidays.

As it affirms the newspaper 'Sport', the Txingurri saw the past Monday with Pep Guardiola, that also enjoys of a period of disconnection after several months of maximum intensity in the Manchester City. The one of Santpedor had to regret another borrón in the Champions after falling in semifinals, but did plenary of titles in England and the satisfaction reigns in the Etihad Stadium.

The quoted half specifies that both keep a big friendship, and that remained to eat in a known restaurant of the high part of Barcelona. The Catalan has gone back home to happen some weeks in family before returning to the islands, where soon will begin the preparativos for the market of signings and the pre-season with the 'sky blues'.

Always according to the version of 'Sport', this meeting programmed before they burst the criticisms against Valverde, but in addition to personal and sportive questions, obviously his possible goodbye to the Barça also was on the table. The ex trainer of the first team knows well the pressure that supposes the bench of the Camp Nou, and could have given some councils to the of Viandar of the Edge.

If it remains in the Barça, Valverde has to reinvent

If finally it remains in the Barça, Valverde has to follow evolving to improve his perspectives, with a change that already showed of his first to his second campaign. The evolution that printed to his methods has to continue to take advantage of all what the team can contribute, with an extra that has to follow to elevate the aspirations in Europe and struggle by reconquistar the Glass of Rey. Questions like the management of minutes, the proposal futbolística or the opportunities for the canteranos are important, and the Txingurri has it more than clear.

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