Birth date 16 Jul 1988 (31 years)
Nationality Spain Spain
Height 189 cm
Position Midfielder
Number 5
Team history
FC Barcelona 2008 - present
FC Barcelona B 2007 - 2008

Sergio Busquets is a Spain international football player who currently features for the Spanish and European giants Barcelona. He plays as a defensive midfielder and is rated as one of the best in his position in the world.

Busquets played with Lleida (1999-2003), Unio Jabac (2003-2005) and Barcelona B and C (2005-2007) during his youth days. He made 32 appearances for the Barca B side in 2007-08, scoring one goal in the process.

Busquets was promoted to the Barcelona first team at the start of the 2008-09 season and has since been a regular first-team player in defensive midfield, having made over 150 La Liga appearances.

Busquets has achieved great success during his tenure with Barcelona and the Spain national team. With Barcelona, he achieved honours like La Liga in 2008-09, 2009-10, 2010-11 and 2012-13. In 2008-09, he won the Copa del Rey and in 2009 he won the Spanish Supercup. In 2009 and 2011 Busquets won the UEFA Champions League with Barca.

With Spain, Busquets won the 2010 FIFA World Cup finals and Euro 2012, making over 50 appearances for his country in the process.