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"Xavi has done well rejecting the offer of FC Barcelona"

Published:17/01/2020 - 16:39h

Updated:17/01/2020 - 16:39h

Dimitar Berbatov, former Manchester United or Tottenham footballer, expressed his opinion about Xavi Hernández's decision to decline the proposal to train FC Barcelona

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The frantic end of the past week left to Ernesto Valverde destituido by the FC Barcelona, to Xavi Hernández declining the proposal of the Barcelona club to relieve to the Txingurri and to Quique Setién appointed like new technician like consequence of the "no" of the egarense, that still does not see prepared to train to a so big team.

Dimitar Berbatov, legend of the Premier League for having triumphed in clubs like the Manchester United or Tottenham Hotspur, is now ambassador of Betfair, by what sometimes devotes to do sportive analyses. In this occasion, spoke about the posture of Xavi that it carried him to refuse to his ex team and ensured to understand that it took said decision.

"Some players have gone of the Camp Nou, but Messi follows… and is the best of all time"

The ex Bulgarian footballer, besides, remembered that if the Catalan had accepted had joined to a project half, something that always is worse that initiate the season with a new team. "I am totally in accordance with Xavi when me enteré that it had refused the place. One does not want to take the team to half of season, this is safe. You what always wish is a team from principle of season", said.

On the other hand, Berbatov did not doubt that Xavi Hernández will finish training to the FC Barcelona in a future, although it was not in the short term. "Sometime, I do not know when, can that, in a year, in two or five, gives the same, Xavi will be the trainer of the Barcelona. In the meantime, to the Barcelona will go him well… still have to Messi in the team", commented.

The ex 'network devil' also showed surprised by the drastic decision of the managerial board culé of destituir to Valverde around the middle of season. "It surprised me discover that the Barcelona had sacked to his trainer to half of season. It is very striking if we compare it with how works in the Premier", manifested.

About Leo Messi and Luis Suárez

Berbatov Does not think that have finish the winning cycle of the Barça, especially while it was Leo Messi. "All, all the teams go through changes. The United happened them and the Barcelona is not different. Some players have gone of the Camp Nou, but Messi follows… and is the best of all time. Only they have to reagrupar some good players to his around. That yes, that the Barcelona will go through some moments complicated, but follow having a winning DNA… especially with Messi around", remembered.

The Bulgarian also gave a tug of ears to Luis Suárez by not to have known dosificar before the operation. "These things have happened him because Suárez has been so irremplazable that has played all the parties. And clear, late or tempano you lesionas. Everything depends of the player, of how treat you, of how sleep, eat or prepare you… but some players lesionan only because they play too much. Saturarte Of parties is a problem. To me it happened me, I wanted to play it all… but sometimes had to say me to me same that it was necessary to brake, take a rest. The last that wanted to was to cry and suffer during months", sentenced.

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