Cadena Ser reports Xavi, his father Joaquín and Iván Corretja, the player's agent recent met with a Manchester City representative.
The latest meeting took place at L'Arrosseria Xàtiva in the Les Corts district of Barcelona and a tentative approval was given to the move to the US.
NYCFC sporting director, Claudio Reyna recently told TV3: "We are very interested in 'franchise' players, like Xavi,". The door is not closed. We will see. For sure we will need to bring in a third 'franchise' player in the summer."