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Sergio Busquets never stops breaking records. Despite performances often decried in recent months, the midfielder remains an indisputable member of the Barcelona starting lineup in the eyes of Xavi. While he seemed close to leaving at the end of the season, the Spanish international could be persuaded by his coach to extend his contract. Whatever his future beyond June, Sergio Busquets will in the coming weeks pass a symbolic milestone with his forever club.
Busquets will join Messi and Xavi
Indeed, the captain of the Blaugranas will become the third player to reach the bar of 700 games with Barça, joining a prestigious club in the company of Leo Messi and his current coach. With 698 matches on the clock, the milestone should quickly be reached. According to Mundo Deportivo, the Catalans reportedly plan to pay a big tribute to him on this occasion. Sergio Busquets could play his 700th match in the Spanish Super Cup in Saudi Arabia and thus win his 31st title with Barça.
Sergio Busquets will become in the coming weeks the third player in Barca history to reach 700 games with the club, joining Leo Messi and Xavi. The Blaugranas are preparing a tribute to their captain.