Xavi Hernandez

Player
Spain
Capricorn

Xavi Hernandez Bio

Who is Xavi Hernandez

His full name is Xavier "Xavi" Hernández i Creusis where Hernández is his paternal name and Creusis is his maternal name. He is a famous soccer player who was born in Spain. He is playing for the club FC Barcelona as a central midfielder.

Early Life (Childhood)

He was born in Terrassa, Barcelona, Catalonia and came through La Masia youth system (a club for youngsters) in the starting of his career. Since the early childhood, he was very much eager about the game and watched a lot of English football games.

Interesting Facts

He also has a sponsorship deal with the world's popular brand for clothing Adidas, which is a German sportswear and equipment supplier. He recommends and wears Adidas Predator LZ football boots. He has retired after his 14 years long football career.

Personal Life

He is a married to Nuria Cunillera on July 13. He is successful in his football career as well as his personal life. Nothing has been heard about his children till now and no signs and news of his divorce is also encountered.

Achievement

Xavi was named as player of the tournament in the game of Euro 2008 in which Spain got victory over Germany. Xavi was successful to score the first goal for Spain in the semi-final against Russia in the game of UEFA Euro 2008.

Rumor

He was rumored to have been used by the dutch manager in the last two seasons with Frank Rijkaard in the dugout. He was also rumored to join New York City Football Club after former Barcelona teammate David Villa became the team’s pioneer signing.