GIF: Xavi's Reaction to Lionel Messi's Free-Kick vs. Almeria Was Pretty Great

Mark PattersonUK Staff WriterMarch 4, 2014

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Lionel Messi curled in a sumptuous free-kick against Almeria for Barcelona at the weekend, and it impressed everyone—including, we think, his team-mate Xavi.

Xavi's facial expression was a picture as he watched Messi at work. 

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And for those of you who haven't seen it—or just want to catch it one more time—here was Messi's goal:

Xavi GIF via Reddit.