Ernesto Valverde conceded his time at Barcelona had been occasionally challenging after leaving LaLiga's leaders on Monday.
Ernesto Valverde's tenure as Barcelona coach is over, the club announcing he has been replaced by Quique Setien.
Costly Champions League defeats and cup upsets were likely to have played a part in Ernesto Valverde's exit at Barcelona.
We take a look at how Ernesto Valverde's statistics stack up after Barcelona sacked their head coach.
Ernesto Valverde has departed Barcelona. Was it a harsh decision by the board of LaLiga's champions to part ways with their head coach?
Barcelona head coach Ernesto Valverde was at training on Monday as speculation over his job security intensifies.
Ernesto Valverde is under pressure at Barcelona amid apparent attempts to appoint Xavi. Andres Iniesta wants respect for his former coach.
There is plenty of talk around the Barcelona coaching job, with Mauricio Pochettino reportedly targeted.
Sergio Aguero is one of the best in the business, says Pep Guardiola, but Lionel Messi remains out there on his own.
After reportedly turning down the chance to take over at Barcelona immediately, Xavi took charge of Al Sadd's training session on Sunday.