It has been reported that Barcelona midfielder Xavi has admitted that he is planning for his playing retirement.
The former Spanish international midfielder is under contract with Barca until June 2016.
“I don’t have much time left to play, I am 34 and will turn 35 in January,” Xavi told TV3.
“I want to enjoy this stage and get as much from it, everyone tells me that it’s the best one.”
He won European Championships in 2008 and 2012 and in between the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.
“After retiring I would like to coach and learn English,” Xavi said.
“I don’t know what the future will bring but I would like to be remain in football, and of course, with Barcelona.”