Xemi

Josep Miquel Fernández Codina 'Xemi'

Midfielder

Xemi started his career in the youth team at Sant Gabriel before moving on to Damm CF U14s. He remained at the club until he moved to Cornellà U19s where he ended up playing for the first team, famously scoring the goal that took them up to the Second Division B. He continued to feature for the first team for the next season and a half before on 28 December 2015 it was announced that he had signed for Gerard López’s Barça B team.

Technical profile

He is a powerful midfielder who gets about the field and who also likes to get into the box. His height, (1.84m) allows him to be a threat from set pieces and he is also versatiles playing in any position in the middle of the park.