Xavi set to take first Barcelona training session

Xavi Hernández will take his first training session as the new manager of Barcelona on Tuesday, the Catalan club has confirmed.

The club legend has replaced Ronald Koeman in the hot seat at Camp Nou and will be officially presented on Monday before taking his first training session on Tuesday.

The new manager will have to deal with multiple injuries in the first team squad. Ansu Fati, Nico and Eric García are the latest casualties, having all gone off injured in the 3-3 draw away to Celta Vigo on Saturday.

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