Setién will take to the Barça to the courts

Setien, former coach of FC Barcelona, ​​has communicated his intention to interpose Actions
legal against the Blaugrana team in order to “preserve our rights“(Yours and those of the rest of the members of your coaching staff) when considering that the official communication of his dismissal, which he claims to have received this Wednesday, a month after his announcement, reveals” the clear intention of the directive of not comply with their employment contracts dated 01/14/2020 ”.

In the communication, according to the Cantabrian, Barça affirms that the rest of Setién's coaching staff will be “relocated” to the club

Let us remember that on that date the hiring of

Setien and his coaching staff until June 30, 2022, so the Cantabrian intends to claim the collection of the entire contract after his dismissal.

(+) The former Barça coach spoke today, for the first time, since his dismissal from the club

The former technician underlines in the statement that the communication of the dismissal, received yesterday, was made “Without any settlement”. And “to our surprise” the ad included “A future relocation to the Club” of the rest of the coaching staff, which therefore is not included in Setién's dismissal.

This is the full statement released by Quique Setién:

“Quique Setién, Eder Sarabia, Jon Pascua and Fran Soto communicate that, due to the latest information published, we want to make the next clarification:

After a month of absolute silence by the FC Barcelona board of directors, and after various requirements on our part, it is not until the day of Yesterday when we finally received the first
communications officers, through burofax. These communications reveal the clear intention of the directive not to comply with their employment contracts dated 01/14/2020.

The former technician emphasizes that the communication takes place a month after the announcement of his dismissal “and after various requirements on our part”

In my case, Quique Setién, it is public and notorious that the day 17 of August both the Club and the President they announced my dismissal with immediate effects. However, it wasn't until yesterday, September 16 (one month after), when they sent me, for the first time, the written communication of said dismissal (without any settlement).

Regarding the rest of the coaching staff, they communicated to us, also yesterday, to our surprise, a “future relocation” in the club.

For all that has been said, we have been forced to put the conflict resolution in the hands of our lawyers, having to file the corresponding legal actions. And this, in order to preserve our rights and what was agreed upon with FC Barcelona ”.