In case of Raphinha and Lewandowski, the Catalans beat the likes of Chelsea to sign the players.
Barca fan Reshad Rahman insists it’s down to Xavi’s ability to convince players to play for him and his team.
“How Xavi is being involved in the negotiations and being in touch with our main targets isn’t talked about enough,” Reshad Rahman writes on Twitter.
“Feel this has been a very point in our window. Kounde (among others) literally got convinced of a Barça move after speaking with Xavi.”