Xavier Simons (born 21 April 2003) is a Dutch professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Barcelona.
Named after Barcelona midfielder Xavi.
Started his career at Villareal but left as his father was unhappy that he was playing three years above his age group.
Joined Barcelona aged seven following a trial.
Reported that Chelsea have been looking to sign to their academy in 2014.
In September 2017, he won his 4th Youth Ballon D'or in a row.
Selected for the Netherlands U14 for the first time in 2017 for two friendlies against Japan.