Monday, June 30, 2008
Xavi Voted Euro 08 Top Player
UEFA voted Spain's Xavi as the Euro 08 top player of the tournament.
Andy Roxburgh who was a member of the selection group said that, "We have chosen Xavi because he epitomizes the Spanish style of play. He was extremely influential in the whole possession, passing and penetrating kind of game that Spain played."
The Team of the tournament was also released:
Van der Sar (Netherlands)
9 of the 23 players are from the Spanish team.
What do you think of Xavi being named as Player of the Tournament, and the "All Star Team?"