Infographic: Xavi's 150

One of the greats of the modern era, Xavi Hernández will draw the curtain on his FC Barcelona career on Saturday. examines his impact in the UEFA Champions League.


When FC Barcelona won the Copa del Rey last Saturday, it was the 24th club trophy of Xavi Hernández's incredible career: a record for a footballer in Spain, overtaking Francisco 'Paco' Gento's haul of 23. Nor are those the only startling numbers associated with a player who is without doubt one of the modern greats.

The 35-year-old has made the joint-most appearances in the UEFA Champions League alongside Iker Casillas: 150. Feature in Saturday's final against Juventus and Xavi will nudge ahead in his last act as a Barcelona player. examines the midfielder's close relationship with the world's best club competition.