Barcelona coach Ronald Koeman refused to answer questions on his future after his side slumped to a disappointing 2-1 loss at home to Celta Vigo, which means it can at best finish third in La Liga this season.
Local media reported on Sunday that the club have opened negotiations with former midfielder Xavi Hernandez, who is currently in charge of Qatari side Al-Sadd, as pressure builds on the Dutchman after a disappointing first campaign in charge.
“My future? That’s not a question for me. I won’t talk about it. I said what I think in my press conference (pre-game) and I won’t repeat it,” Koeman said after the Celta defeat.
Koeman is not the only figure at Barca whose future is up in the air, with club great and record goalscorer Lionel Messi’s contract up next month and no new agreement in place.
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