Xavi is taking over Al Saad, in Qatar, where he hung up his playing boots
Xavi Hernandez collected his UEFA Pro license on Friday, which allows him to start his career as a coach. The former Barcelona midfielder hung up his boots on May 20 at Al Saad in Qatar, the club that offered him his first chance to coach.
Xavi picked up his diploma at the RFEF sports city. Along with Xavi, Victor Valdes, aúl González, Xabi Alonso, Joan Capdevila, Julio Baptistao, Esteban Cambiasso, Albert Riera, Pablo Amo and current active player Eli Ibarra picked up their licenses.
Xavi has been looking forward to starting his career as a coach and one day hopes to sit on the bench at Camp Nou calling the shots.
His former team-mates like Carles Puyol have already backed him to take over Barcelona in the future.