Sergio Busquets is Barcelona's most important player.
It's quite a claim, but before you seek to debunk the myth, just take a moment to ponder on what this quiet and unassuming 25-year-old brings to this team.
In the new world order, Busquets represents a harking back to the "old school" footballer.
Far from being out of date however, the man from Sabadell possesses all of the desirable qualities needed for today's total footballer.
Let's take a look at why this Barca side should be indebted to Sergio Busquets.