Javier Alejandro Mascherano is an Argentine professional footballer who plays for the Spanish club FC Barcelona and the Argentina national team, even though he holds an Italian passport. The two nicknames used the most for him in Argentina are Masche and El Jefecito (The little chief - from his comparison to River Plate's midfielder Leonardo Astrada nicknamed 'El Jefe'). He is also known for his tough marking and tackling style, and excellent leadership skills. Mascherano joined FC Barcelona in 2010, changing his position of defensive midfielder to central defender, and has since won La Liga and the UEFA Champions League twice each, and the FIFA Club World Cup once, among other honours. Don’t you think it's time you honour him by getting the SoccerStarz F.C. Barcelona Javier Mascherano figure and giving him pride of place in your collection.