efe-epaBarcelona, Spain

Barcelona’s manager Quique Setién on Tuesday said the club’s board was happy with his work and that he never felt his future was in doubt despite a string of mediocre results before a 1-4 victory over Villareal at the weekend.

“The club has assured me they’re happy with the work I’m doing and what I’m focusing on,” he told a press conference before Wednesday’s Catalan derby against Espanyol at the Camp Nou. EFE-EPA