OFFICIAL: 'Young Puyol' Xavi Simons leaves Barcelona, reportedly for PSG
- The Juvenil captain has shared a farewell letter with the fans and the club.
- Barcelona allegedly wanted to keep the youngster at the club.
- Simons's agent is Mino Raiola, the player is reportedly on his way to PSG.
Xavi Simons officially leaves FC Barcelona.
"Until I was 16, I felt the love of everyone, Thank you from the bottom of my heart. I will not forget my days with you," told Xavi in his farewell letter.
Xavi Simons was probably the most admired La Masia youngster by most of Barcelona fans due to his "captain spirit" which was often compared to the one of Puyol's.
However, the player will now decide over his future together with his agent, well-known Mino Raiola who previously pushed another talented player, Matthijs De Ligt, towards snubbing Barca for Juventus.
It is reported by reliable Gerard Romero that the next destination of the player will be Paris Saint-Germain.
Xavi was part of Barcelona's academy since 2010.