Xavi completed a staggering 129 of 134 attempted passes – 96% - as well as scoring a goal in Barcelona’s 4-1 win over Almeria in Camp Nou.
Bayern Munich winger Arjen Robben was also included after claiming a hat-trick in his side’s emphatic 5-1 win over Schalke.
Andre Schuerrle was another hat-trick hero, bagging all three of Chelsea’s goals in a 3-1 win over Fulham in the Premier League.
For the full reasoning for each player’s inclusion from Opta, look at the table below the team graphic.
- Sports & Recreation
- Arjen Robben