The Madrider Madrider sportss leaf “As” brought the misery to the point. “Xavi writes history,” it said, but “against his will”. Three home defeats in the time -honored Camp Nou in one season like now under coach Xavi, that had never been done before. The 0: 1 (0: 1) against outsider Rayo Vallecano was no less than a “disaster”, as the Catalan leaf Madrider sportss.
“We ended up on the ground of the facts,” said Xavi crumpled, “I’m angry and disappointed because we had a golden opportunity.” The barca with his bankruptcy now cleared archrivale Real Madrid: The royal ranges against Espanyol Barcelona on Saturday (16.15 pm / Dazn) a point to bring his 35th championship under the roof and subject.
And Barca? “We have complicated the situation,” said Xavi, and “Five finals” in the fight for the Champions League. The head start of the second in the table on cup winner Betis Sevilla in fifth place is supposedly calming six points. But in this (home) form, nothing of course seems to take place – especially as three of the five “finals” in Camp Nou.
“We have to motivate ourselves and improve a lot,” said Xavi. The interim euphoria surrounding the clutor seems to be g1. His balance sheet after 32 games is even worse than that of predecessor Ronald Koeman, who was chased from the farm with swear and shame: 17 victories (Koeman 21) face seven defeats (Koeman six).
“If you win everything is wonderful,” said Xavi, “but it is these moments when personality is shown.”