All posts tagged "Xavi"
Is Wayne Rooney one of the top five players in the world?
Wayne Rooney has started the season in fine form with seven goals in four games. He is hitting the kind of form that saw him find the net 38 times in the 2009/10 season. Lionel Messi has...
- Posted September 3, 2011
Is Barcelona star Xavi one of the all time greats?
Pep Guardiola knew from the beginning. “From the first moment I saw him play, I knew he would become the brain behind Barcelona for many years to come.” Xavi Hernandez, he said, “is a player who has...
- Posted June 11, 2011
Xavi: Arsenal’s van Persie deserved red card
Barcelona midfielder Xavi Hernandez has no sympathy for Arsenal’s Robin van Persie after his controversial red card in Tuesday’s Champions League fixture. The Spanish international believes the Dutchman deserved to be sent off: “Van Persie had already...
- Posted March 10, 2011
Off the pitch… Arsenal’s Jack Wilshere poses with Messi’s shirt
As exclusively revealed on Clean Sheets last night, Jack Wilshere left the Emirates on Wednesday with two fabulous mementos from his majestic performance against Barcelona in the Champions League. However, according to Cesc Fabregas on Twitter, the...
- Posted February 18, 2011
Off the pitch… Arsenal’s Jack Wilshere keeps Messi’s and Xavi’s shirts as a souvenir
Arsenal and England ace Jack Wilshere was given Barcelona superstars Lionel Messi’s and Xavi’s shirts as a memento after his stunning man-of-the-match display in the Champions League on Wednesday night. Wilshere, 19, said: “I have been watching...
- Posted February 17, 2011
Video: Lionel Messi drunk after winning Ballon d’Or
Yes, Lionel Messi drunk on a plane. In what sounds like a sequel to that awful Samuel Jackson movie, Leo, along with team-mates Andres Iniesta and Xavi, are seen here celebrating his World Player of the Year...
- Posted January 11, 2011