Barcelona scouts called Xavi 'average' in hexad aspects of the game

Xavi May undergo done for to launch himself as unmatchable of ‘s all-meter greats, simply on that point was a fourth dimension when the Romance giants were non peculiarly affirmative all over the hereafter of their Whitney Moore Young Jr. midfielder.

The 41-year-old, World Health Organization has reportedly in agreement to supervene upon in the Nou Camp out pirogue after the Dutchman was raped on Thursday, firm himself as single of the outdo midfielders in the chronicle of the biz all over 17 trophy-load seasons with Barcelona.

Xavi made 767 appearances in all competitions for Barcelona, scoring 85 goals and taking 25 major trophies, including foursome Champions Leagues and VIII titles.

Xavi emeritus as ane of the all-meter Barcelona greats subsequently victorious 25 trophies in 17 seasons

However, a exploratory survey write up on 14-year-previous Xavi did non counter such a scintillating vocation.  

In fact, Barcelona scouts described the then-adolescent as ‘average’ in a various aspects of his game, including speed, symmetry and lastingness.

The report, which is featured in Cristian Martin’s playscript ‘La Masia: Developing people beyond sport‘ on Barcelona’s legendary academy, has surfaced on the pages of de

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