Xavi admits Barcelona still need to strengthen.

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Xavi Hernandez admits Barcelona still need to strengthen to keep up the competition at the top level. Barcelona coach Xavi Hernandez has not concealed from fans. That the Azulgrana side still want to sign more new players to maintain competition at the highest level. Although the club still has to solve financial problems. From the disclosure with ‘Deerio Sport’ on Thursday the past. 

Barcelona signed Ilkay Gundogan and Inigo Martinez on free transfers this summer to replace the losses of Sergio Busquets and Jordi Alba. But Xavi insists they want to sign more contracts to keep the competition at a high level UFABET

‘We still lack some parts. We can’t fool football fans. I think we can strengthen more. But the technicians are working very hard. The president did a very good job.’

‘We have to strengthen ourselves. The president knows that, Mateu (Alemani) knows that. We must not deceive anyone. The market will go on for a long time. It will be open until August 31 and we need to compete as much as possible.’

Said Xabi.

Xavi also stressed the need to find a replacement for Sergio Busquets, although the Barca coach could deploy either Frenkie de Jong or Eric Garcia in the No.6 role. 

‘We have a lot of options. But they’re not natural positions, Eric, Frenkie, they’re not natural players for that position. We don’t have reinforcements there.’

When asked about the future of Nico Gonzalez was seen as able to play in Busquets’ position as well after the player returned from Valencia at the end of his loan deal.

‘He came back from a loan. Pre-season begins then we will decide Because pre-season is a crucial time for trainers and players.’

Barcelona are still struggling at right-back with no signings yet, but Xavi is ready to hold talks with Jules Gunde to persuade the Frenchman to stay in that position this season. next

‘We’ll see how far we can go. (In terms of resources) we want to strengthen there. But we depend on the transfer market and fair play and we’re excited to reinforce that position.’