Since Xavi Hernández took over the helm at FC Barcelona, everything has changed. He has been in charge of assembling a team of the finest caliber, and his strategy has proven to be successful.
FC Barcelona has had a really good couple of weeks. Xavi Hernández has discovered the ‘key’ to improving the team, and the positive feelings that the blaugranas have been experiencing for some time have now been accompanied by results that have allowed Barça to dream of the Europa League and close the gap on the LaLigaSantander leadership, all while all of the players in the squad have grown.
It has been evident, especially in the last week, how the entire Barça team has progressed and improved.
In this thread, we shall be discussing about Xavi’s transformation of FC Barcelona. Join the discussion and share your views on this topic.
It is indeed a credible turnaround for Barcelona. A team that was 9th on the table in Nov 21 has managed to rise upto 2nd position in a matter of few months. Xavi has evidently lived upto the expectations of many and seems to be driven to rise to greater heights.
As you mentioned, the players have individually grown and the player’s wide brimming and beaming smiles show the tremendous change in their confidence and playing spirit.
| When arriving in Barcelona, Xavi asked the players two questions: Are you willing to run for Barcelona? and: Are you willing to enter the match in the 92nd minute?
He wanted to make sure, all players have the right attitude. [Forbes]