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Who is new Barca boss? The chess fanatic 'in love' with Lionel Messi

(CNN)After Real Betis' thrilling 4-3 victory over Barcelona in November 2018, midfielder Sergio Busquets gifted then-Betis manager Quique Setien his shirt with a personal message written on the back."For Quique, with appreciation and admiration for the way you view football," it read.It remains Barcelona's only defeat at the Nou Camp since September 2016 and many of the qualities Setien's side showed that day are what convinced the Barcelona board he was the man to replaced Ernesto Valverde.Setien is a self-confessed disciple of Johan Cruyff -- the legendary manager who gave Barcelona its footballing identity -- and in brief but scintillating spells, his Betis side was unplayable. Two captivating years in Andalucia were bookmarked by a rem ...
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