Andrés Iniesta will be playing his last game for FC Barcelona soon, and during his farewell, his former partner in crime showed up. Xavi gave a speech in tribute to his mate, and he couldn’t hold back. Xavi was obviously having a hard time during the event:
“Being honest, it’s really difficult. It’s hard to accept it after all this time. I’m trying to enjoy it. I’ll try to enjoy Sunday when I say goodbye to what’s been my home. It’s very emotional”.
It was an emotional day, so much so it brought him to tears:
Xavi crying at the end of Iniesta’s speech. This is it. The Xaviniesta era is complete.— totalBarça (@totalBarca) May 18, 2018
“He just did everything right,” Xavi continued. “He’d just come up [to the first team] and he did it all perfectly. And he’s an example of everything that’s good, he’s a leader, great teammate, he’s always thinking about the team.”