Xavi planning to use 3-4-3 formation with Barcelona

Barcelona manager Xavi wants to test out a 3-4-3 formation that he used during his time at Al Sadd next season.

The former midfielder has almost exclusively used a 4-3-3 formation in keeping with the club’s philosophy since returning to Camp Nou in November 2021.

However, during his formative coaching years at Al Sadd, Xavi favoured the 3-4-3…