Speaking to Mundo Deportivo, Barcelona president Joan Laporta has announced that Xavi will be the next manager at Camp Nou.
“Xavi will be Barcelona’s manager. Xavi’s contract is close to completion,” Laporta said.
The club president was speaking in Vigo ahead of Barcelona’s match against Celta Vigo on Saturday.
Sergi Barjuan will take charge of his third and last game as interim coach before Xavi’s arrival.