Barcelona’s legendary midfielder, Xavi Hernandez, recently made headlines during a match against Girona FC in the Spanish league. However, it wasn’t his skills on the pitch that grabbed the attention of football fans and media alike, but rather his reaction to the Barcelona supporters chanting for their former star player, Lionel Messi, who left the club in the previous summer transfer window. Xavi’s response to the chants spoke volumes about his deep connection with the club and the impact Messi had during his time at Barcelona.
As the match between Barcelona and Girona unfolded, the familiar chants of “Messi, Messi!” echoed through the stadium. Despite being in the dugout as the coach of Barcelona, Xavi couldn’t help but acknowledge the chants from the fans. His reaction was caught on camera, showing him smiling and clapping in response to the chants. It was a heartfelt moment that resonated with football fans around the world.
Xavi, who is considered one of the greatest midfielders of all time, spent his entire professional career at Barcelona and is regarded as a true symbol of the club. He won numerous trophies, including eight La Liga titles and four UEFA Champions League titles, during his illustrious playing career with the Catalan club. Xavi’s deep bond with Barcelona and its fans is evident, and his reaction to the chants for Messi during the match reflected his appreciation for the legacy left behind by the Argentine forward.
Why people was chanting Messi in Girona match
The chants for Messi during the match against. Girona were a testament to the impact he had during his time at Barcelona. Messi spent over 20 years at the club. Joining the famed La Masia academy at the age of 13 and eventually making his way to the first team. He went on to become the club’s all-time leading scorer and won numerous individual awards, including six Ballon d’Or titles. Messi’s success on the pitch and his loyalty to Barcelona endeared him to the fans. Who continue to hold him in high regard even after his departure to. Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) in the summer of 2021.
Xavi’s reaction to the chants for Messi was not only a reflection. Of his appreciation for the player’s legacy but also a demonstration of. The strong bond between Barcelona’s players, past and present, and the club’s supporters. Barcelona is known for its passionate and vocal fan base, who support the team through thick and thin. The chants for Messi during the match against Girona were a clear message from the fans that despite his departure. He will always hold a special place in their hearts, and his contributions to the club will never be forgotten.