Xavi gives an indication from the banquilllo


Xavi shows his chest after the signing of Pablo Torre: "Everyone wants to come to Barça"

Published:5/03/2022 - 15:06h

Updated:5/03/2022 - 15:15h

Xavi Hernández, coach of FC Barcelona, ​​has appeared this Saturday at the press conference prior to the commitment that the Catalan team will have this Sunday against Elche

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Xavi Hernández, trainer of the Barcelona, has given some statements in the previous press conference to the split suspender belt of this Sunday between the Barcelona group and the Elche. In her, it spoke of the signing of Pablo Tower, of the comparison of Pedri with Iniesta, his presence in the negotiations with the players and the hardness of the party in front of the group ilicitano.

It began speaking on the ilicitanos, that have kept a good series of results like venue in the last five parties. "It is a difficult party because the Elche is in a comfortable situation and with Francisco have improved. They have not lost home from his arrival. In the Camp Nou complicated us a lot. They are a very intense team and will cost us. Party trascendente for us. We will try to follow the dynamics", affirmed the egarense.

It took advantage of the opportunity to speak of Pablo Tower, the 'jewel' of the Racing of Santander that has fichado the Barça by five million euros. "Pablo have gone it following. It is a natural talent. It can play of interior, in band, and dominates the two legs. To unemployed balloon plants it very well. It can play a lot of years in the Barça. It is a big signing of present and future. Will have dynamics of first team, but will have the paper of Abde and Jutglà. When it do not play it will be in the filial", said the trainer.

Besides, also it mentioned part of his talk with him to convince him of fichar. "We have explained him the project and that have a football based in the talent. It is profile Barça. I explained him the model and the circumstances. Had the interest. We have been near to him and to the family. He has taken the decision. I have been honest because I am not here to deceive to anybody", added the one of Terrassa.

Xavi, Pedri, and the Barça

Xavi wanted to speak on the paper that has conceded him the institution to be able to 'put hand' in the negotiations. "It is an advantage. It is to explain the project and be honest with the player that want to fichar. The model, the idea of game that goes to enjoy, and the club, that is the best the world. Also how it is the city. The most important is that I have not seen any player that it have said that no to the Barça. All want to come. To all does them illusion", expressed the technician barcelonista.

It did a bracket to appoint to Pedri and the comparison that has had with Andrés Iniesta. "It went out me of natural way. It remembers me to Andrés. Already I said that the comparisons are odiosas. Although they criticise me, I do not go to think that it is equal to him. Saving the distances because the career that has done Andrés is inigualable. Iniesta is the greater talent that have seen. To Pedri does not go him to affect, goes him to motivate. It is very natural and very normal", cleared in front of the praises that has done on his player.

Finally, it finalised with the forward of the team and the present that lives the club deportivamente. "Have five parties in two weeks. It will be important the management of minutes, the fatigue, sanctions and annoyances. In attack have a lot of footballers that can play perfectly. I am loved. Two months ago we could not choose. This is competition and improves the team. If you look the last parties are better that the rivals, but have to show it in each party. Tomorrow it is a strong examination", concluded the míster.

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