Dani Alves, Xavi Hernández, Andrés Iniesta and Leo Messi were yesterday name as part of the FIFA/FIFPro World XI 2013 - a team chosen by more than 50,000 players from around the globe. With four players in teh side, Barça were once again teh Club with most representatives - something that has happened in each of the last eight years (though they shared that honour with Real Madrid in 2012, when both sides provided 5 players each).
Messi has formed part of the World XI in each of the last seven seasons, whilst Xavi and Iniesta have appeared in teh last 6 and 5 respectively.
Here is a complete list of quests són els representants del Barça a la història del FIFA/FIFPro World XI:
2005: Eto’o and Ronaldinho.
2006: Zambrotta, Thuram, Eto’o and Ronaldinho.
2007: Puyol, Messi and Ronaldinho.
2008: Puyol, Xavi and Messi.
2009: Alves, Xavi, Iniesta and Messi.
2010: Puyol, Piqué, Xavi, Iniesta, Messi and Villa.
2011: Alves, Piqué, Xavi, Iniesta and Messi.
2012: Alves, Piqué, Xavi, Iniesta and Messi.
2013: Alves, Xavi, Iniesta and Messi.