Xavi during a press conference


Xavi 'passes' on Ansu Fati's father and makes it clear that he has "total faith" in him

Published:31/03/2023 - 14:44h

Updated:31/03/2023 - 14:44h

The FC Barcelona coach, Xavi Hernández, has appeared before the press to talk about this Sunday's League commitment against Elche at the Martínez Valero

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Xavi Hernández, trainer of the first team of the FC Barcelona, has pronounced in front of the media in the previous press conference to the party of League in front of the Elche of Pablo Machín. In her it spoke of the type of party that expects, of the situation of Ansu Fati after the controversial statements of his father and of the state of Ronald Araújo after his last ailments.

It began mentioning the difficulty of the meeting with the Classical of Glass just around the corner. "We in the first place do not think in the following party, simply focused in morning. It is difficult to analyse to a team with a new trainer. I have tried to analyse to Becacheche. They will take out the pride, the self-esteem, is an extra motivation for them. Perhaps it is a split cheat, they extramotivados, we can think that it is done... Of the last seven has won two the Elche and has competed well.", it ensured the technician.

Xavi trusts Ansu

On the other hand, it did emphasis in the present of Ansu Fati after the 'rajada' monumental of his father in front of the means. "I have spoken with Ansu. It is calm, centred, trains well. It is the most important. It does not concern me neither his father neither his agent. I do not give him importance. I have lived alike situations. It suffers by his son. And he is training very well and concentrated in what it has to do. It is a big type, mature, that knows what says and that will help us a lot. I am the first that want that it triumph here and he knows it", aimed Xavi.

On the same line, it left clear that the competition in the club is fierce and each footballer has to stand out to add minutes. "There is competition, this is the Barça. They know it the players. If it did not play Lewandowski would ask after me he. The player has to understand that in the modern football there are five changes. There are systems, drawings. Can change a situation or the guion of a party. Already I asked patience, no only for Ansu, but in general. It is 20 years old. Have confidence and total faith in him", affirmed.

The Barça recovers to Araújo

Finally, it spoke of the injuries and the announcement of Araújo. "Have quite a lot of footballers with bad feelings, but are missing days. We will try to recover to the maximum number of effective. Pedri And Dembélé depend on his feelings. Of Christensen and Of Jong also. Today it is the first day that Araújo works with the team. Has a maximum commitment with club and selection. Tomorrow we will speak with him and with others with annoyances and will see", concluded the one of Terrassa.

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