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Xavi talks Alba, Griezmann, Lewandowski, Pedri, Ansu, Alonso, Bellerin ahead of Cadiz vs Barcelona

Barcelona will look to move to the top of the La Liga standings when they face off against Cadiz CF in matchweek five at Estadio Nuevo Mirandilla on Saturday evening.

Barça are currently second in the table, two points behind league leaders and arch-rivals Real Madrid. With the reigning champions scheduled to play on Sunday, the Catalan giants have an opportunity to move ahead of them with a win over Cadiz.

And the recent 5-1 win over Viktoria Plzen in the UEFA Champions League ensures that the Blaugrana have momentum on their side. On the eve of the game, manager Xavi Hernandez attended the pre-match presser at Ciutat Esportiva and answered questions from the media.

Xavi warned that the game will be difficult as evidenced by recent results against Cadiz, saying: “We will play against a difficult opponent who plays defensively. We have struggled against them in the last 4 games. We will try to get the three points.”

Talking about the upcoming Champions League clash against Bayern Munich, he said: “Right now we are focusing on the Cadiz encounter. We have to be humble and keep working, our target now is to win the three points. The players work hard, and they try to give their best when they play.”

In a recent interview, Jordi Alba expressed his discontent about the club’s handling of his future in the transfer window. When asked about the defender’s statements, Xavi said:

“We understand Alba’s statement. But he’s a hard-working player and it’s not a problem for me. Everyone has their own personal statement and opinions. The most important thing is that he trains professionally, and he is one of the leaders of the team.”

Talking about the veteran left-back’s lack of minutes, he said: “I’ve been clear with all the players, and I’m trying to be honest. I spoke with Alba, and I love talking to the players to see how they are feeling.

“This is the competition that exists in Barcelona, ​​and every player has to prove his worth to…


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Author : Michel Durant

Publish date : 2022-09-09 12:43:26

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