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Xavi Returns To FC Barcelona In A Different Capaci

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Spanish and Barcelona legend Xavi Hernandez has returned to Spain as the new head coach of FC Barcelona following the sacking of Ronald Koeman last month. The 41-year-old played for Barcelona for 17 years, making 767 appearances and winning 25 trophies, including four Champions League wins and eight league titles.

Qatari club Al Sadd revealed that Barcelona paid the £4.2million release clause in Xavi’s contract to secure his return to Camp Nou. The former midfielder and captain will be at the helm till 2024.

Xavi while addressing fans stated that "It wasn't goodbye, it was 'see you soon. The Camp Nou has always been my home," Xavi said in a video addressed to the fans.

"You're my fans, my people, the club that I love the most. And now, I'm coming home. See you soon, Culers. Forca Barca!"

Xavi's first game will be a local derby against Espanyol on November 20 after the international break.

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