The membership issued an announcement shortly after midnight confirming FC Barcelona sacked Ronald Koeman as first staff coach. The membership president Joan Laporta knowledgeable Koeman following the defeat to Rayo Vallecano.
The defeat within the Vallecas Stadium got here simply three days after Barca had been crushed 2-1 at residence to bitter rivals Real Madrid within the first ‘Clasico’ of the season.
Barca at present sit ninth within the La Liga desk with 15 factors from 10 video games and simply 4 wins all season.
Former midfielder Xavi Hernandez is a favourite to switch Koeman, with present Barcelona B-team coach Sergi Barjuan a potential short-term alternative.