Born as Pablo Martín Páez Gavira on 5th August 2004 but popularly known as Gavi, is a Spanish pro footballer who plays as a central midfielder for La Liga club Barcelona and the Spanish national squad. The 18-year-old football star won the Golden Boy award in 2022 and was also the recipient of the Kopa Trophy, given by France Football during the 2022 Ballon d’Or ceremony.
The Spanish footballer was born in Los Palacios y Villafranca, Andalusia. He initially began his career at La Liara Balompié, a local club in his native place, where he played for about 2 years, between 2010 and 2012. Following this, he shifted to Real Betis’s youth academy, where he played for a total of two seasons. Gavi achieved 95 goals for the youth squad of Real Betis.
He achieved his initial senior goal on June 5, 2022, in the National League away in a match against the Czech Republic, and became the youngest footballer to ever achieve a score for Spain’s team at the senior level. The young player has already become a sensation mainly for his dribbling skills and accuracy when it comes to passing the ball. He was listed in Spain’s team for the 2022 Qatar FIFA World Cup, in which Gavi started in a total of four games. His score against Costa Rica in their first game of the event made him the third youngest footballer behind Brazil’s Pelé and Mexico’s Manuel Rosas to net a goal in a World Cup match.
Pablo Gavi’s Family
The FC Barcelona midfielder is very private about his personal life. Not much is known about their parents as well except for their names. His father’s name is Pablo Paez and his mother’s name is Gavinin Anasi. Gavi has an older sister whose name is Aurora Paez Gavira, and her mother Gavinin named after her daughter and her real name is Aurora Paez Gavira.
Who is Pablo Gavi’s Mother Gavinin Anasi?
Gavinin is married to Pablo Paez. She is currently in her mi-40s. There is not much information about Gavi’s mother and what she does for a living.
Gavinin and Pablo have two children together who are Pablo Gavi and Aurora Paez Gavira.
Her mother prefers to keep a low profile and only attends her son’s major matches. And like Gavinin, her husband Pablo is also very discreet, and not much is known about him as well, and likes to keep it that way. But both his parents have always been supportive of their son’s career and achievements.
Gavinin Anasi Caught Up in Cheating Scandal
The world was taken by surprise after Shakira filed for divorce from her cheating Husband and former FC Barcelona center-back Gerard Piqué. It was later revealed that the former football star had cheated on his pop star wife Shakira with several women and amongst those women was Gavinin who was also accused of cheating on her husband Pablo Paez with Piqué. However, Gavinin denied the claims. Later, reports found out it was a look-alike and not the actual Gavinin.