Barcelona announced in a press release at midnight on Thursday that it has fired coach Ronald Koeman
The dismissal came after Barcelona lost tonight with a result of 1-0 against Rayo Vallecano.
“FCB has fired Koeman from his post as team coach. The club president, Laporta informed him of this decision after the loss against Rayo. Ronald Koeman will say goodbye to the team on Thursday at Ciutat Esportiva,” the statement said.
According to the Spanish media, the leadership of the Catalan team will probably be taken over by the former midfielder of this team, Xavi.