Former Barcelona defender Abidal takes over Barcelona’s first team technical secretary after the current person Robert Fernandez decided to step down come June 30th.
During his reign at Barcelona, The 38-year-old former France international won two Champions League titles and a quartet of La Liga crowns during a six-year spell in the Catalan capital.
The decision to hire him to replace the out going director or technical secretary was announced on the clubs website on thursday and He will be officially unveiled on 18th on next month been July, 2018.
Robert Fernandez who is the current director or technical secretary has refused to extend contract which will come to an end this month, hence the decision to hire Abidal
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