'That midfield, it was like a joke!' – Murray names all Barcelona midfield in dream XI

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The Scottish tennis star picked several of the Catalan's biggest recent stars when compiling his dream squad

Tennis star Andy Murray has named his dream side, which is heavily reliant on Barcelona stars.

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In an interview with Sky SportsMurray revealed which 11 players he'd pick for his ultimate side and, unsurprisingly, some of the modern game's top stars are represented. 

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Murray went with an all-Barca midfield, explaining his choices by saying: "It's not easy to beat Barcelona's midfield when they were at their peak. You have (Sergio) Busquets, Xavi and (Andres) Iniesta. I mean, maybe there have been better players but that midfield – it was like a joke."

Murray also weighed in on the debate between Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, saying he'd go with Messi if he had to pick between the superstar pair. 

The 30-year-old Scottish star is known as a massive football fan and counts Hibernian as his favourite club.

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