Xavi reveals two sides that impressed him last season
Xavi said in an interview with AS: "City played extraordinary football and got the results to go with it. Not only City, though. Quique Setién's Real Betis also played some terrific stuff. But I also understand that other people like [Diego] Simeone's Atlético Madrid, and their opinion is just as valid as mine.
"I prefer attacking football that's about taking the initiative with ball at feet, but I also understand that there are other ideas about how to play and I respect them. Personally, I suffer when I don't have the ball. I like watching Guardiola's City, Barcelona, the Spain team..."