Xavi praised his staff after they beat Actual Madrid in Sunday’s Tremendous Cup ultimate, insisting victory could possibly be a turning level for the staff.
- Barca gained the Spanish Tremendous Cup
- 3:1 win over Actual Madrid
- Xavi’s first trophy as Barca boss
WHAT HAPPENED? Xavi was stuffed with reward for his staff after taking Barcelona residence as supervisor. The second-year boss insisted the win would take some strain off a comparatively younger squad and set them up for a extra profitable future.
WHAT THEY SAID: “This staff has acquired loads of unfair criticism and at this time many gamers let themselves go,” Xavi mentioned. “They work extra calmly.”
The supervisor additionally acknowledged the strain that might include enjoying for the Blaugrana.
“I have been right here for thus a few years and I understand how a lot the gamers undergo when issues do not go nicely. At present is the start of a brand new optimistic dynamic,” he mentioned.
BIGGER PICTURE: Xavi has been at Barcelona for 15 months and gained his first trophy on Sunday as his facet beat Actual Madrid 3-1.
WHAT’S NEXT FOR BARCELONA? The Catalan membership will proceed their title pursuit once they face Ceuta within the Copa Del Rey subsequent week.