Sevilla paid tribute to former captain Marcelo Campanal before the game, and goals from Lucas Ocampos and Fernando delivered a derby win.
Gerard Pique discussed his future at Barcelona while he outlined the added responsibility he feels when playing under Xavi.
Liverpool and Barcelona are reportedly fighting to sign soon-to-be free agent Denis Zakaria.
Xavi is reportedly keen to bolster his Barcelona team in January or at the end of the season.
Tite fronted the media ahead of Thursday's CONMEBOL World Cup qualifier against Colombia.
Dani Carvajal is expecting a rally from a Xavi-led Barcelona, insisting they cannot be ruled out of the title race in LaLiga.