Xavi Hernández during the Alavés-Barça


Xavi pulls self-criticism and 'rescue' Barça's fighting spirit

Published:23/01/2022 - 23:42h

Updated:24/01/2022 - 01:25h

Xavi Hernández celebrates the victory against Alavés, but is aware that his team has not shown a good version. They have much to improve and he, the first. The road is long and the Catalans will have to make many changes to achieve a more competitive version

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The FC Barcelona won in Mendizorroza, but the feelings that left on the terrain of game were worrisome. The picture directed by Xavi Hernández was dense, without ideas and very slow. The forwards happened unobserved and an only so much of Frenkie of Jong marked the difference. It has to be a turning point to improve, because maybe it reaches to surpass to the penultimate in the table of LaLiga, but... What will happen now from now on?

The good news is that there will be time for the rest and clear the ideas. Xavi Hernández is the first and knows that his team has left a lot that wish in Vitoria. After the crash, aimed that it has been a "victory importantísima in a difficult field. The freezing field has not helped. The team has tried it, has had faith to the end. It is a crucial victory to be still in the fight of the places from above. Happy by the effort and the result".

"Lately it went out cross and today has gone out expensive. Today we have known to suffer"

The egarense has recognised that expected a so demanding party and suffer to the end: "Lately it went out cross and today has gone out expensive. Today we have known to suffer. Goal to zero that also is important", has recognised Xavi, that added that "it has cost us generate but are three points of gold by how are in this moment".

The errors of the Barça, enumerated

In spite of the joy by the result, Xavi has had to pronounce on the big list of errors of the Barça in the party in Vitoria, standing out that "we have not generated, have not understood when was the moment to attack, when to go to the space, to centre... We have not been fine the people from above".

This yes, has recognised that they are three points that will do very well to the team to be still in the fight by colarse in places of Champions League. Now, they will take advantage of the stop FIFA to improve and change the negative appearances of the team: "it will come Us well, we are to a point of the Champions. We are here, in the fight. It will come us well the rest to recover people, to work the model of game. These days go us to come of luxury".

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