Club sources downplayed the meeting and considered it one of those that have had a manager and coach
The Barcelona coach, Ronald Koeman, met for more than two hours with the club president, Joan Laporta, and the sports vice president, Rafael Yuste, in a meeting that served for the Dutch coach to explain the reasons for the team’s bad streak, but which did not involve news about his future.
Upon leaving the meeting, held in a restaurant in Barcelona, and after four in the afternoon the three members, who left in the same car, did not want to delve into details.
Koeman addressed the journalists present, including EFE, to make it clear that he would not say anything: “You can ask whatever you want that I am not going to answer.” And Laporta explained that it had been “a quiet meal between the coach and the president.”
In addition, club sources downplayed the meeting and considered it one of those they have had Koeman and Laporta since the president took the reins of the Barcelona at the middle of March.
The meeting came after the Barça team practically said goodbye to the title of The league after the draws against him Atlético de Madrid and Levante, which cause that in the absence of two days for the end of the competition the Barcelona is four point from the mattress set.
The contract of Koeman, who arrived last summer on the bench of the Catalan entity, ends on June 30, 2022 and the Dutch coach has made it clear on different occasions at a press conference that his intention is to fulfill it.