Lionel Messi continues to make history tonight as he leads Barcelona against Huesca, playing his 750th official match and the 500th La Liga match with Barcelona.
And the Argentine legend will have only 5 games to equal the number of Xavi appearances in league with Barca, and 18 games in total to overcome his number.
Xavi Hernandez had represented Barca in 767 matches, including 505 in the Spanish League between 1998 and 2014.
Messi is close to the legendary Xavi figure.
Messi, the current Barcelona captain, recently regained his happiness and is seeking to add more distinctive numbers that will immortalize his name as a true flag and icon for the Catalan team.
Xavi and Messi will be the only members of the 500 club in league with Barcelona, and in the 400-game club, there is only the former prestigious midfielder Andres Iniesta with 442 games. However, Busquets is a candidate to enter the 400 clubs soon, where he played 393 La Liga matches.
Andoni Zubizarreta holds the record in terms of the number of league appearances with 622 games, followed by Joaquin with 565 matches, then Raul Gonzalez, Real Madrid legend with 550 matches. Ramos and Casillas are also on this list.
On the other hand, Messi will be the first foreign player to reach the historic club from among the players who have surpassed 500 matches in the Spanish League on Sunday against Huesca.