Xavi is a Spanish expert footballer who right now plays as a focal midfielder for Qatari club Al Sadd, and has beforehand played for FC Barcelona and the Spanish national group. Destined to an expert first division footballer, he learned group ethos at the Barcelona youth foundation, La Masia, since he was eleven. He went ahead to enable Barcelona to win various titles, including eight La Liga and four Champions League tiles. He is the primary Barcelona player to play 150 worldwide matches. As a major aspect of the lesser Spanish group, he won the U-20 World Cup in 1999, and furthermore earned the Olympic Silver Medal at the 2000 Olympics. The Spanish national group won the 2010 World Cup and the 2008 and 2012 Euro Cups principally depending on his capacity to make consummate passes. He has earned acknowledgment as one of the best midfielders of all circumstances and is viewed as the best Spanish player ever.
Xavi showed up in a match against Lleida on May 5, 1998, and scored his first objective three months after the fact in the Super Cup last against Mallorca.
He showed up in La Liga on October 3, 1998, in a diversion against Valencia, and was named 1999 La Liga ‘Achievement Player of the Year’ subsequent to winning the Spanish alliance.
He turned into the key playmaker for the group amid the following season, and scored 7 objectives, including 20 helps, in the following two seasons.
He was the bad habit skipper of the group amid the 2004-05 season, in which Barcelona won La Liga and Supercopa de España, and was named the ‘La Liga Spanish Player of the Year’ in 2005.
He maintained leg damage in the accompanying season and needed to rest for four months previously coming back to witness his club’s 2006 UEFA Champions League win. Barcelona additionally won La Liga and the Supercopa de España again that season.
Amid the 2008-09 season, he thought about an exchange to Bayern Munich, however was persuaded by mentor Pep Guardiola to remain at Barcelona. He finished the season with 29 helps, incorporating 20 in La Liga, turning into the most noteworthy helping player.
He scored an objective in their 4-1 win against Athletic Bilbao in the 2009 Copa del Rey last and aided Lionel Messi’s header in their 2009 Champions League last win against Manchester United. His commitments won him the ‘UEFA Champions League best midfielder’ respect.
In the 2009-10 season, he turned into the most elevated helping player by and by and helped Barcelona win the La Liga title. He came third in the 2010 FIFA Ballon d’Or behind Barcelona colleagues Lionel Messi and Andrés Iniesta.
In mid 2011, he turned into the player with the most appearances for Barcelona, outperforming Migueli who beforehand held the record with 549 appearances. That year, they won the Champions League last against Manchester United and the FIFA Club World Cup last against Brazilian side Santos, in which he scored an objective and furthermore made a help.
The 2011-12 season was his profession best as far as objective scoring. He had ten La Liga objectives, one in the FIFA Club World Cup, and two in Copa del Rey, which they likewise won.
The 2014-15 season is the last he played for Barcelona, amid which he showed up. He was the chief of the group amid the season, and played his last match as a substitute in their Champions League last win against Juventus.
Xavi marked a three-year contract with Qatari club Al Sadd in mid 2015, and influenced an aid his presentation to coordinate for the group in their 4-0 prevail upon Mesaimeer on September 13, 2015. The 2017 Qatar Cup win was his first trophy with the group.