Santi Cazorla joins forces with Barcelona legend Xavi as he heads to Qatari aspect Al Sadd after deciding to not prolong contract at Villarreal
- Santi Cazorla has showed his transfer from Villarreal to Qatari aspect Al Sadd
- The midfielder leaves the membership a legend after a chic 2d spell in LaLiga
- Cazorla might be controlled via Xavi in Qatar, who he connected up with for Spain
- Al Sadd welcomed him, announcing: ‘We want that we will get many titles in combination’
Qatari aspect Al Sadd have welcomed Spanish veteran Santi Cazorla to the membership, with the previous Arsenal famous person set to be controlled via his previous global team-mate Xavi.
The 35-year-old cross grasp makes the transfer east after two elegant seasons with Villarreal, having returned house when his Gunners occupation was once lower brief via harm.
Xavi made 82 appearances for Al Sadd after leaving Barcelona as an icon in 2015, turning into their supervisor in 2019 after retiring from soccer.
Santi Cazorla showed his transfer to Qatar aspect Al Sadd after letting his Villarreal deal expire
The midfielder will hyperlink up with former Spain team-mate Xavi when he makes his transfer east
Cazorla won a heroes send-off after a excellent 2d spell at Villarreal, the place he’s an icon
Cazorla made up our minds to let his Villarreal run down in spite of scoring 10 objectives, offering 11 assists and making 35 appearances in LaLiga this season on the middle of the Spanish aspect’s midfield – serving to them to a excellent 5th position.
Al Sadd welcomed the midfielder on Twitter, writing: ‘Welcome Santi to our membership. Wish you all of the highest and that we will get many titles in combination. Thank you very a lot.’
Cazorla might be unfortunately neglected at Villarreal, with the preferred midfield magician having been welcomed again with open hands in 2018 after turning skilled with the aspect 17 years in the past.
Xavi and Cazorla will hope to duplicate the ex-Barcelona famous person’s good fortune closing season in Qatar
At 35-years-old Cazorla remains to be a power and might be an enormous spice up to Al Sadd’s long term probabilities
The Spaniard was once given a heroic send-off on Sunday after a 4-Zero victory over Eibar, with veteran captain Bruno Soriano additionally taking in his closing sport on an emotional evening.
Cazorla advised the membership’s website online: ‘I believe that this membership is inside of me. It is not a good-bye, it is a “we’ll meet again”, as a result of Villarrreal CF will all the time be my house.’
Xavi and Cazorla joined forces in Spain’s Euro 2008 and 2012 triumphs, with the latter approaching for the overall 24 mins of the ’08 ultimate as Vicente del Bosque’s aspect beat Germany 1-0.
Al Sadd are Qatar Stars League champions however take a seat 3rd after 17 video games forward of the season resumption this week, with Cazorla’s new membership set to stand Al Khor on July 25.