Xavi Hernandez Brother: Oscar, Benny, Alex And Dianalaura

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Xavi Hernandez grew up with five siblings: four brothers and a sister. Among them, his elder brother Oscar is particularly notable.

Oscar currently serves as the assistant manager for Barcelona, while Xavi is the manager.

Xavi Hernandez During His Playing Days
Xavi Hernandez During His Playing Days (Source: Instagram)

After leading the Qatar club Al Sadd to seven trophies, Xavi joined Barcelona replacing Dutch manager Ronald Koeman.

Moreover, Xavi is a former soccer player considered one of the greatest midfielders.

The midfielder won 32 trophies during his playing era, making him the second-most decorated Spanish player in history after Andrés Iniesta.

Moreover, Xavi was named to the Ballon d’Or Dream Team, the greatest all-time XI published by France Football.

Additionally, he is among the few players with over 1,000 appearances in a professional career.

Besides, the midfielder played a vital role in leading the national team to win the 2010 FIFA World Cup and UEFA Euro 2008 and 2012.

Xavi Hernandez Grew Up With Five Siblings- Four Brothers & A Sister

Xavi was born into a large family with four brothers and a sister in Terrassa, Spain.

Benny Hernandez, Dianalaura Hernandez, Alex Hernandez, Oscar Hernandez, and Ariadna Hernandez (sister) are his siblings.

Xavi And His Older Brother, Oscar
Xavi And His Older Brother, Oscar (Source: Twitter)

Xavi’s elder brother, Oscar Hernandez Creus (born: September 24, 1976), currently serves as the assistant manager of Barcelona.

Before that, he worked as an assistant manager for Al-Sadd SC (2019-2021) and manager for Aspire Academy (2015-2019).

Later, when Xavi was offered the Barcelona position in November 2021, Oscar followed as one of his assistants.

Unfortunately, details about the rest of Xavi’s siblings are currently unknown.

Parents: Maria & Joaquin Hernandez

Xavi Hernandez was born on January 25, 1980, to parents Joaquin Hernandez Gracia and Maria Merce Creus.

Joaquin Hernandez, the father of Xavi, was also a soccer player. He began his soccer career at Terrassa FC and played for various Spanish clubs across multiple divisions.

After retiring from his playing career, Joaquin coached numerous Catalan Third Division and Regional teams.

Likewise, Maria, the mother of Xavi, has always supported him throughout his career.

Maria is the one who stopped Xavi from leaving Barcelona and convinced him to stay there.

Married To Nuria & Father Of Two

Xavi Hernandez tied the knot with Nuria Cunillera. Reportedly, Xavi and Nuria met each other in 2012.

After a year, the couple exchanged vows in July 2013 in Girona, Spain.

Xavi With His Wife Nuria & Their Kids
Xavi With His Wife Nuria & Their Kids (Source: Instagram)

Moreover, the pair is blessed with an adorable daughter named Asia, born on January 3, 2016.

Two years later, they welcomed a baby boy named Dan to their family in November 2018.

Neeki Kakshyapati
Neeki Kakshyapati

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