There is Profil Soccer Player from Xavi:
- Full Name: Xavier Hernandez Creus
- Place of Birth: Terrassa, Spain
- Date of Birth: January 25, 1980
- Height: 170 cm
- Weight: 68 kg
- Position: Midfielder
- Squad Number: 6
- Club: Barcelona
- National Team: Spain
Xavier Hernández Creus, better known by the shorter name of Xavi is a professional footballer born in Terrassa, Barcelona. Who plays as a playmaker Xavi has over 70 caps for Spain, taking with Matador team won the European Cup in 2008, and was named the best player of Euro 2008. Xavi is a product of original Barcelona football academy and has played at the Camp Nou since the age of 11 years.
Senior team debut at Barcelona Xavi was on August 18, 1998 in the Spanish Super Cup final and immediately scored the goal against Mallorca. In the following season, Xavi become one of the key players in Louis van Gaal's side. Although often played in central midfield sector and playmaker, Xavi is also an expert in the sector plays a defensive midfielder and is touted as the typical players like Josep Guardiola, a former Barcelona midfielder who is now a coach.
On January 11, 2009, Xavi scored in the 300th appearance in La Liga as Barcelona face Osasuna.
In the Spanish national team, Xavi made his debut at 15 Nipember 2000 at Matador team match against the Netherlands. Peak performance with Spanish Xavi is now the 2008 European Cup. Xavi was also selected as the best player in the tournament.
STATISTICAL DATA XAVI:
- 1991-1997: Barcelona
- 1997-2000: Barcelona B play in 61 games and scored 4 goals
- 1998-present: Barcelona played in 391 games and scored 41 goals
National team career:
- 1997: Spain U17 played in 10 games and scored 2 goals
- 1997-1998: Spain U18 played in 10 games
- 1999: Spain U20 played in 6 games and scored 2 goals
- 1998-2001: Spain U21 played in 25 games and scored 7 goals
- 2000: Spain U23 played in 6 games and scored 2 goals
- 2000-present: Spain played in 105 games and scored 10 goals