Spanish football legend Xavi Hernandez was the mastermind as Barcelona thumped Major League Soccer (MLS) club Inter Miami 6-0 in a pre-season friendly match though the Barcelona boss is not on the club’s tour of the United States (US) due to visa issues. It must be pointed out that the game is a pre-season for Xavi Hernandez and his Barcelona players, while Inter Miami are in the middle of the 2022 season as far as MLS football is concerned.
Xavi Hernandez has been able to transform the fortunes of his beloved Barcelona since he was appointed as the new manager towards the end of last year. He came through the famed La Masia Academy at Barcelona before making his debut for the club. He spent the whole of his career at the Nou Camp winning several major trophies in the process. Xavi was able to save Barcelona at a time of need and he’s looking to take them back to the top of European football with the help of the board led by club president Joan Laporta. The ex-Spanish international midfielder has been backed with some interesting players such as Robert Lewandowski, Andreas Christensen and Raphinha. Continue reading →