Xisca and Rafa Nadal
COUPLE: Xisca and Rafa

THE long-term girlfriend of tennis star Rafael Nadal has been given a job at his foundation.

Xisca Perello, 26, has just graduated with a degree in business management and administration.

She has managed to keep her relationship with 29-year-old Nadal discreet over the years, with details of the pair rarely reaching the press.

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GIRLFRIEND: Xisca

She will be the director of social integration for the Rafael Nadal Foundation, which offers education and sport programmes to socially-disadvantaged youngsters.