AS says the newly appointed coach has asked Barcelona's scouting team to shelve their preparations for the mid-season window.
The report claims that Xavi is planning to conduct a full assessment of his current squad before deciding whether or not to strengthen his ranks.
Barcelona also have a number of talented young players coming through at present, with their new boss looking to aid their progression to first-team level over the coming years.
The player himself recently admitted that he will not hesitate to pursue a change of scenery if his situation at City does not improve over the coming weeks and months.
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