According to various media in Barcelona, the renewal of the Spanish manager with Al-Sadd includes a clause which would allow him to move to the Camp Nou without problems in case they want to appoint him.
Spanish midfielder, Gabi Fernández, who is also the ex-Atlético Madrid captain, announced on Monday that from 30th June he will stop being an Al Sadd player, who he has played the last two seasons at. There are those who affirm that he will start a new chapter alongside Diego Simeone on the Atlético Madrid bench. He would take the place of 'Mono' Burgos.
Xavi Hernández has spoken loud and clear about Barcelona after turning down the offer to replace Ernesto Valverde. The ex-footballer has assured that he wants to come back and he has nothing against any member of the Catalan club.
Qatari sides had mixed luck in the Asian Champions League on Tuesday as Xavi's Al Sadd eased past Iran's Sepahan 3-0 in Doha while Al Duhail crashed to a 2-0 defeat against Saudi Arabia's Al Taawoun in Buraidah.