Spanish media had reported that Xavi, who coaches Qatari club Al Sadd, had been approached by Barca to replace Ernesto Valverde before Quique Setien was appointed in January.
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A club source told Reuters on Sunday that Xavi, coach of Qatari club Al Sadd, is focused on Friday’s Cup final against Al Duhail.
The win earned them a place in the FIFA Club World Cup semi-finals against European champions Liverpool
Liverpool have learned who they will face at the Club World Cup in Qatar in December.
Xavi, 39, made a record 767 appearances for Barca and 133 for Spain in his illustrious playing career before moving to the Qatari club in 2015 ahead of his transition into coaching
Unlike their previous friendly matches, the stake was higher against Al-Sadd, which paraded legendary Spanish star, Raul Gonzalez