FC Barcelona has separated from its coach Ronald Koeman. The decision was made on Wednesday evening after the 0: 1 at Rayo Vallecano in the Spanish league, the football club announced on its website shortly after midnight. Koeman will say goodbye to the team around national goalkeeper Marc-André ter Stegen on Thursday.
After ten games, FC Barcelona is ninth in the midfield of the table, far from the top and the Champions League places. In the premier class, the group with FC Bayern Munich is threatened with an early end before the knockout phase. Barça have lost four of the last six competitive games. Barça signed Koeman in the summer of 2020 and gave him a two-year deal at the time. The 58-year-old was previously the national coach of the Netherlands.