WATCH: Xavi makes instant impact with trademark assist on Al Sadd debut

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Xavi

made his official Al-Sadd debut on Sunday and provided a trademark assist as his new employers defeated Al Mesaimeer 4-0.

In front of 2,254 spectators at Mesaimeer, the former Barcelona star made his first start in the Stars League and set up a typically pinpoint free-kick in the ninth minute with Lee Jung-Soo meeting the delivery to open the score.

Of the ’s four goals, the other three goals were provided by Brazilian striker Muriqui with his hat-trick to round off the rout.

“I’m enjoying my game more than ever,” said the 35-year-old midfielder after the game. “I’m really surprised by the standard of football here. At first the lads in the team were a bit shy around me, but now they even try to nutmeg me.”

Watch Xavi’s trademark assist below:

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