Xavi said: "He can shape an era here, but you also have to look at the financial situation of the club. For me, Frenkie is a great player. I like him."
The Barca coach also has higher hopes of Ousmane Dembele, who is locked in new contract talks.
Xavi added: "We are still in talks with Dembélé. It may be that tomorrow he will play his last game for Barça. But it is also possible that he will be extended."
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