Sergio Busquets Burgos is a Spanish footballer who plays for FC Barcelona and the Spanish National Team. Born on 16th July, 1988, Busquets has gone on to make countless appearances for both his club and country.
Busquets began playing football with local team CD Badia del Vallès, followed by spells with CEF Barberà Andalucía, UE Lleida and UFB Jàbac Terrassa before joining Barcelona's youth ranks in 2005. At Barcelona's famed youth academy, the Spaniard honed his skills and eventually made his first team debut in 2008. In September of the same year, he made his first La Liga appearance against Racing Santander. Since then, Busquets has never looked back and has become one of Barcelona's greatest ever servants. On the international front too, the Spaniard has distinguished himself by winning the 2010 FIFA World Cup and the Euro 2012 after making his debut in February 2009.
Position and Playing Style
Busquets plays as a defensive midfielder for FC Barcelona and Spain with his ability to intercept the ball unparalleled. He is also an elegant passer of the football and is arguably one of the most intelligent footballers to have ever turned out for Barcelona.