Barcelona Confirm Coach Quique Setien Has Been Sacked After UCL Exit

                       Barcelona 'confirm' Setien has been SACKED as president Bartomeu ...

Spanish FC Barcelona have sacked club coach Quique Setien following the humiliating 8-2 loss to Bayern Munich on Friday last week, according to reports.

 

According to reports from Spain, club president Josep Bartomeu spoke with Spanish outlet Cadena COPE on Sunday night following a meeting with the Barca board, including Eric Abidal.

 

Bartomeu is believed to have said: "He is out," when asked about Setien's position.

 

Barcelona are yet to make an official announcement with reports saying an official announcement will be made today, Monday August 17 during a press conference.

 

Barcelona ?confirm? coach Quique Setien has been sacked after Bayern humiliation

Setien only replaced Ernesto Valverde in January but his failure to win LaLiga and the 8-2 Bayern Munich humiliation only quickened his sack following a public fall out with Lionel Messi this season.

 

The 8-2 demolition of Barca by Bayern in the Champions League quarter-final was one of the most embarrassing in the proud Catalan club's 121-year history.


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