Pablo Martin Páez Gavira, aka Pablo Gavi, was born and raised in a city of Spain, Los Palacios y Villafranca. The total population of this city is 38070. On August 5, 2004, Gavi was born to Pablo Paez (father) and Gavinin Anasi (Mother). The Spanish player has a beautiful sister, Aurora Paez Gavira. He plays for the La Liga team FC Barcelona as a central midfielder (CM).
At a very young age, Gavi showed great interest in football, and his father and mother also encouraged him to play and make a good life out of this sport. Pablo Paez, Gavi’s dad, says he was timid as a child. He did not like public speaking.
Pablo Gavi’s age, height, and weight
Gavi’s age is 18 years, and his height is 173 cm (5 ft 8 in). The player maintains a healthy diet and weighs around 68 kg (150 lbs).
Pablo Gavi, Club Career
He started his football career at a club named La Liara Balompié. It is a small club, and it is located in Los Palacios y Villafranca. He played at this club for a short time.
Real Batis Youth Academy
Gavi joined the Real Batis Youth Academy. The young player performed exceptionally well and scored 95 goals for the Real Batis. Playing at this club paved the way for Gavi to play for FC Barcelona. Skills that he displayed during the match, which was between Real Betis and Barcelona youth teams; he did his magic by scoring four goals and one assist. This made a considerable impact, and FC Barcelona wanted to sign him for their youth team.
Gavi was only 11 years old when FC Barcelona signed him. For the first year, he was so young that his family did not want to send him alone to La Maisa.
His family also went with him for the first year to make him feel comfortable at the new club. Gavi’s mom and dad stayed there for one year, and then they came back to their hometown. His family goes to Catalonia to meet Gavi on weekends.
After playing for the youth team for five years, Gavi signed his first professional contract with the club. The player started to play for the Under-19 squad. Later, on February 21, 2021, he was promoted to play for the Barcelona B team. On March 14, 2021, Pablo Gavi scored his first goal for the Barcelona B team in a match against Espanyol B.
FC Barcelona Main Team
Gavi performed well for Barcelona B in two matches; later, he was promoted to the Barcelona senior team to play pre-season friendlies. After he showed good skills with the ball and the pre-season win against VfB Stuttgart, the game’s legends started comparing Gavi with Xavier Hernández Creus, aka Xavi.
His debut for Barcelona’s official team was on August 29, 2021. This was his first La Liga match; Barcelona won 2–1 against Getafe, and Gavi came into the game in the 73rd minute as a replacement.
The first goal of Pablo Gavi for the Barcelona official team was on December 18, 2021, against Elche, and in this match, he also assisted a goal.
He scored three goals during his stay at FC Barcelona and provided nine assists.
Pablo Gavi jersey
When the player was initially signed, he wore the 30-number shirt. In 2023, FC Barcelona gave Gavi the number 6 jersey, previously worn by the legendary Xavi.
The International Career of Pablo Gavi
He joined the Spanish team at a very young age. First, he played at the under-15 level, then joined the under-16 squad. Later, on September 30, 2021, he debuted for the Spanish National Team when the Spain National Team manager called Gavi to enter the UEFA Nations League and play from Spain. He played in the semi-final against Italy, and Spain won. Gavi became Spain’s youngest player to participate in the senior team.
He scored his first goal against the Czech Republic on June 5, 2022, and became the youngest player to score a goal for the Spanish National Team.
The relationship status of Pablo Gavi
He is single, focusing on his career, and not dating any girls. The only aim is to become a good footballer first and then focus on other things. Gavi is dedicated to the game and always shows up on time during training.
Pablo Gavi’s net worth
This is the most frequently asked question, as people and his fans are curious about how much the player is making. Gavi’s salary from Barcelona’s contract is £6 million per year, and he has a contract with FC Barcelona till 2026. Gavi’s weekly wage is around £130,768. The estimated net worth of Gavi is between £4 and $7 million. When Gavi’s contract expires with FC Barcelona in 2026, sources claim that the player will be one of the most expensive players at that time.
Pablo Gavi’s Style of Play
Gavi has played for very little time and is only 18 years old. But the pro players and commentators say that his style of play is the same as the legends of FC Barcelona: Xavi and Andrés Iniesta. The player is so good with passing and ball control that fans are amazed to see. The pace of Gavi makes him quick in a counterattack, which helps the team. Graham Hunter from ESPN hailed Gavi for his energy and speed. The Spanish team coach Luis Enrique praises Pablo Gavi for his style of play, saying that he can play with both feet. Soon, you will see Gavi scoring with both feet; he is a unique player.
Pablo Gavi FIFA 22/23 Rating
The current rating of Gavi in FIFA is 80, and he plays as a CM. But the player has the potential to achieve an 89 rating. He is a right-footed player, and the rating will improve as the player has a long career ahead of him.
Pablo Gavi on Instagram and Facebook
He recently joined Instagram and got over 13 million followers in a brief period. He has posted 100 posts on Instagram.