The legendary Catalan midfielder Xavi joined his native club in Qatar for some time
Barcelona went to Qatar’s capital Doha for a friendly match with the Saudi Arabian club, Al-Ahly. Let us remind you, the legendary Barcelona midfielder Xavi Hernandez plays for one of Qatar clubs now (Al-Sadd), and welcomed warmly his former partners.
Xavi had to take part in the match between Barcelona and Al Ahly. The only condition was to play a half time in each of the teams. However, he just watched the game from the stands without taking part directly in the game for unknown reasons.
The match ended with the score 5:3 in favor of Barcelona. Messi, Neymar, Suarez, Paco and Rafinha scored for the Spanish superclub.
It is noteworthy, Hernandez is the blaugranas record holder by a number of played matches. He has 767 games on his account. The 36-year-old Catalan attends coaching courses now. There is an information that Xavi may take Barcelona youth team upon the contract expiration with Al-Ahli.