Football La Liga SPORTS GIST Xavi: Coaching Lionel Messi would be a ‘privilege’ By Admin Posted on June 10, 2021 1 min read 0 0 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin BY ODUOLA FAROUQ Xavi Hernandez believes that coaching Lionel Messi will would be a privilege and not a problem after he admits that he is ready to manage Barcelona. The former Barcelona legend who currently manage Qatar side, Al Sadd was heavily connected with the Barca position this summer until president Joan Laporta opted to keep Ronald Koeman. Hr stated oa”I am always on the market, the club decided to continue with Koeman and I wish him the best. In these last four months, I have not had any contact with Laporta or anyone from the board”. He concluded saying, “I don’t know when the moment will arrive but, for me, it would be a dream to return to Barca one day. I’m in no rush, honestly, but I hope it happens.” Xavi, who spent 24 years at Barca as a player had turned down the Barca job twice under the previous board saying the timing wasn’t right.