Connect with us

Champions League: You cannot fail – Xavi warns Barcelona players ahead of Inter clash

Victorious

Published

on

Follow
SPORTS NEWS: Champions League: You cannot fail – Xavi warns Barcelona players ahead of Inter clash [New Sports News] » Naijacrawl
Photo: Naijacrawl

The Barcelona manager, Xavi Hernandez, has warned his players that they cannot fail on Tuesday when they play Inter Milan in the Champions League at the San Siro.



Both teams have lost to Group C leaders, Bayern Munich, and head into the fixture with three points from their first two games.

Last season, Barca were eliminated from the group stage and dropped into the Europa League.

“The game is vital tomorrow. Not definitive, but very important if we are to get through to the next round."

“We both lost to Bayern, so tomorrow’s game is huge." We will see what Bayern do tomorrow too, but we cannot fail. "That's in our heads, we cannot fail,” Xavi told a press conference on Monday.

Barcelona are in good form: top of LaLiga and unbeaten domestically, while Inter Milan are struggling, ninth in Serie A with four defeats in eight games.

Click Here To Comment




Ojo Sunday Victor, A Professional Graphics Designer, and a skilled Content Writer in Entertainment, News and Sport Update.!An Undergraduate in Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH, Ogbomoso). Read More

Continue Reading
Click to comment

Be first to comment


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Barcelona boss, Xavi names three players he would like to coach

Victorious

Published

on

SPORTS NEWS: Barcelona boss, Xavi names three players he would like to coach [New Sports News] » Naijacrawl
Photo: Naijacrawl
Barcelona boss Xavi Hernández has named the Paris Saint-Germain trio of Lionel Messi, Neymar, and Kylian Mbappe as the three players he would like to coach.Xavi stated this while expressing his desire for Messi to return to Barcelona once his contract with PSG expires in the summer of 2023.The Spaniard said he would welcome the Argentina captain back to Camp Nou, where he spent 18 years before moving to PSG.Xavi and Messi were former teammates during their time at B...
Continue Reading

Xavi clashes with Pique in front of Barcelona players

Victorious

Published

on

SPORTS NEWS: Xavi clashes with Pique in front of Barcelona players [New Sports News] » Naijacrawl
Photo: Naijacrawl
Barcelona manager, Xavi Hernandez, clashed with Gerard Pique in front of the squad earlier this month, according to Sport.It is understood that this happened during their Champions League defeat at Bayern Munich.Xavi is said to have shut down Pique in the away dressing room.Pique is believed to have said “I don’t even play petanque," alluding to the few minutes he’s played so far this season.This was overheard by the coach, who responded forcefully.Xavi stopped him...
Continue Reading

Xavi drops five Barcelona players from preseason

Victorious

Published

on

SPORTS NEWS: Xavi drops five Barcelona players from preseason [New Sports News] » Naijacrawl
Photo: Naijacrawl
Barcelona manager, Xavi Hernandez has left out five players from the club’s pre-season tour of the US.The squad members have been instructed to find new clubs.Riqui Puig has one year left on his contract and while Barca have not entirely ruled out the possibility that it will be renewed, they want him to leave on a loan deal.Another player is goalkeeper Neto. The Brazilian has been deputy to Marc-Andre Ter Stegen over the past few seasons.Defensive pair Samuel Umtit...
Continue Reading

Latest


Download Naijacrawl App today

Fastest way to read on the go

Download the Naijacrawl App.