PREMIÈRE OF XAVI
Xavi debuts like manager with a tie in Palamós
Published:22/07/2019 - 00:50h
Updated:22/07/2019 - 00:50h
Xavi Hernández made his debut on Sunday as coach of Al Sadd in Palamos against the local side. The former FC Barcelona debuted with a draw and was cheered since he left the locker room for the public
Xavi Hernández left the football this same summer to be the new trainer of the To the Sadd, the team qatarí in which it played since it left of the FC Barcelona until it decided to withdraw. The one of Terrassa will commission to direct to the group of Qatar the next campaign and this same Sunday has debuted officially in a friendly that has contested in Palamós in front of the own local group.
The party finished with a tie to one that probably did not leave satisfied to any of the two teams. The To the Sadd was in tow good part of the party, but finish empatando the so much initial of the Palamós by mediation of the surcoreano Nam-Tai-Hee, the until the only moment signing that has done the club of Qatar in what it goes of market of signings veraniego.
The public expected to Xavi with a lot of win and with a lot of illusion and the ex of the Barça received an audible ovation since it went out to the terrain of game accompanied by Óscar Hernánedez and Sergio Cheerful, his assistants. The Catalan was all the party giving orders in the band and did not stop still neither an alone moment. Every time that it could even it saw him give individual talks to his footballers to correct them or explain them some concepts of the game.
To the purest style Pep Guardiola, the one of Terrassa held as it could the nerves of the first day. It exasperated a bit when seeing that the arrivals of his remained in at all and that the Palamós went on down in front in the marker, but still like this never left to encourage and encourage to all the footballers of the To the Sadd. The already ex player hit with his tactical changes and with the replacements and finished carrying a tie in his debut like trainer.
Xavi wants to train to the Barcelona
Although it still has not completed neither an alone season like trainer, many already plant him like the next trainer of the Barça. The own Xavi has had to go out to the step several times to leave clear that still needs a time to prepare , mature and feel prepared to seat in the bench of the team of his life.
"I am the first to respect those who are now, those who have to make decisions now, from the coach to the president, going through the sports management, but it is true that I would be very excited in the future to be at Barça, I am culé from the cradle and I would like to be more ahead, but now is not the moment, I do not feel prepared, "he explained in an interview not too long ago.