Xavi hopes Rafinha stays at Barca.

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Rafinha is likely to be released by Barcelona at the Nou Camp this summer to help settle their financial problems. Although Xavi Hernandez does not want that to happen.

Barcelona boss Xavi Hernandez expects Rafinha to stay at the Azulgrana next season. The Brazil international could be one of the players released by the club this summer. According to a report from Derio Sport on Monday. 

Barcelona will have a major overhaul in the transfer market this summer. With the club having to offload some players to reduce the wage ceiling by at least 200 million euros to meet Financial Fair Play requirements. After the Azulgrana submit an economic plan to the La Liga and will likely be approve on May 19. UFABET 

According to reports, Barcelona plan to sell a number of players. Including Ansu Fati, Ferran Torres, Franck Gessier, Eric Garcia and Rafinha, etc. Especially the Brazilian offensive line, who has linked with a Premier League club like Newcastle. Who reportedly agree verbally to sign a player for a fee of 80 million euros.

Despite Azul Grana’s management wanting to sell Rafinha, Xavi still expects the 26-year-old forward to stay at the club. The Brazilian winger has score seven goals and provided seven assists in 32 appearances this season.