5 The occasion appeared to get the better of the 35-year-old – The midfielder has agreed to join Qatari club Al-Sadd on a three-year deal. 5 Iniesta was clearly pulling at the heartstrings – click right to see the next image from the emotional event – Xavi’s 17 club titles, excluding Spanish and European Super Cups, make him the most decorated player in Barcelona’s history. Iniesta presented his team-mate with a commemorative shirt – continue to see the next image from the emotional event – Xavi won three major international competitions with Spain in a period of complete dominance between 2008 and 2012. 5 Xavi and Iniesta embrace – click right to see the next image from the emotional event – The two midfield maestros have been held accountable for so much of Barcelonas success over the last decade. 5 5 The culmination to the 2014/2015 season has seen its fair share of departing club legends.While Frank Lampard, Steven Gerrard and Rio Ferdinand say goodbye to the Premier League, iconic Barcelona captain Xavi Hernandez announced he would be leaving the La Liga champions for new shores in QatarThe midfielder capped his final home appearance with Copa del Rey glory on Saturday and, ahead of his final game for the Catalans in the Champions League final this weekend, he was reduced to tears by compatriot Andres Iniesta in a farewell event.Iniesta, who has assumed the captain’s armband soon to be vacated by Xavi for the majority of the season, paid tribute to the most decorated player in Barcelona’s history, labelling the former Spain international his ‘captain, team-mate and friend.’Click right on the images above to see a selection of photos from the emotional event. Xavi can’t hold back his emotions – continue to see the next image from the emotional event – Between them, the Spanish internationals have represented the Catalans nearly 850 times in La Liga.