New York City FC have made contact with Barcelona midfielder Xavi.

Radio Catalunya says Manchester City chief Ferran Soriano has met with Xavi about moving to their MLS franchise next season.

NYCFC already have a deal for Xavi's Spain teammate David Villa.

Xavi is tied to Barca until 2016, but Blaugrana management won't stand in his way should he accept the New York proposal.

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