Barcelona football icon, Xavi has reportedly agreed a deal with Barcelona to become their new manager .
Ronald Koeman was sacked after Wednesday night’s defeat by Rayo Vallecano and the club have announced that Sergi Barjuan will take charge in the interim.
According to AS, Xavi has a release clause of £840,000 that Barcelona will have to pay, although AS say there could be a gentleman’s agreement between the manager and his bosses in Qatar could let him leave for free.
Xavi has managed Al Sadd for two years and joined as a player in 2015 after leaving Barca.
Popular football transfer news guryz Fabrizio Romano tweeted: ‘Barcelona will announce new interim coach. Then it’s gonna be Xavi. He has accepted Barça project after talking with president Laporta days ago. Still waiting contract termination process with Al-Sadd.’