Problems with Spain's tax authorities led to Lionel Messi looking for a way to leave the country, but he stayed at Barcelona.
Xavi won multiple honours as a Barcelona player and must be a future coach at Camp Nou, according to his former team-mate Samuel Eto'o.
We take a look at Spain's most-capped players after Sergio Ramos moved level with Iker Casillas with his 167th appearance.
Xavi's Al Sadd took the lead in Monday's AFC Champions League quarter-final first leg, but Al-Nassr came from behind to win 2-1.
Al Sadd saw off Al Duhail in the AFC Champions League last 16, while Al-Hilal survived against Al-Ahli.
They spent two seasons together at Barcelona and Xavi remains a firm fan of Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar.
Former Barcelona midfielder Xavi discussed rumours linking the LaLiga champions to Neymar.
Frenkie de Jong had no interest in discussing similarities to Barcelona greats Xavi and Andres Iniesta.
Xavi, the Barcelona and Spain great, has become the coach of Al Sadd in Qatar.
Ten years on, Pep Guardiola and Lionel Messi are still winning trophies. We look at Barcelona's 2008-09 Champions League final victors.