Luis Enrique has announced he's leaving Celta Vigo.

Enrique has confirmed his departure from Celta Vigo amid mounting speculation that he will become the new Barcelona coach.

"I want to pay a special tribute to the players, the best group of people I've had as a coach," said the 44-year-old.

"I've been very fond of Vigo. They've treated me well here, but there are other things I must consider. Living away from my family has been hard.

"For me this is a sad as I feel very attached to this club and everybody here.

"Celta Vigo have given me all their confidence and support in difficult times."

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