FC Barcelona officials will intensify the search for a replacement for Busquets, who will leave the walls of the Catalan castle at the end of the current season.
Last week, Barça announced the departure of their captain, Sergei Busquets, at the end of this season after a 15-year history.
Barça managed to win the La Liga title in the last round after beating Espanyol in the Catalan derby.
Xavi and Barcelona’s priorities in the summer of 2023
Javi Hernandez, coach of the Catalan side, expressed his interest and admiration for Real Sociedad midfielder Martin Zubemendi.
And in Xavi’s statements about Zubemendi, he said: “Martin is an extraordinary defensive player. He dominates the match with or without the ball and he wins duels. He is an exceptional player in midfield and he understands our style that we like to follow in Barcelona.” .
And he continued his speech: “So far, signing with a defensive axis in the center of the field is a priority in connection with the departure of Busquets.”
He concluded by saying: “I love Real Sociedad, they are an incredible pressing team and Emmanuel is doing a great job with them.”
On the other hand, Barcelona will face Real Sociedad tonight in the 35th round of the Spanish Championship, and Barça are preparing to celebrate with their fans the La Liga title after the end of the match, as they transfer the title to La Liga. cup.