Xavi urges Barcelona players to take advantage of the “golden opportunity” to qualify for the Champions League

BERLIN: Barcelona manager Xavi urged his players to use the “golden opportunity” to qualify for next season’s Champions League during Saturday’s match against Real Betis. As the end of the battle for the prime four positions, Barcelona will go to Seville tomorrow, and are in second place in the Spanish league standings, with an 8-point advantage over Betis, fifth classified, who won a clean goal against Barcelona last December. And just in case in which Barcelona beat Betis, crowned with the King’s Cup, will increase the score to 69 points and will do in so that the season does not finish less than fourth place, given that Betis will be able to reach the 67th point, and Real La Sociedad, who are sixth, will be able to reach 68 points. While the 15-point difference with league champion Real Madrid confirms how difficult the 2021/2022 season has been for Barcelona, ​​Xavi has returned some of the positivity to the team since replacing Ronald Koeman last November. On Friday Xavi said: “I hope this is a golden opportunity to qualify for the Champions League. Real Betis are our direct competitor, Betis have great players and a great manager. It will be a difficult match.” He added: “Football gives us the opportunity for sporting revenge. We want to reach our goals before the end of the season. “” We are fighting for the minimum, but this is the situation. There are two goals, but the most important thing is to be in Champions League in this season. “(Exhibition DBA / Stats)