Isco confirms he turned down Barcelona move
Real Madrid attacker Isco has confirmed that arch-rivals Barcelona had tried to pursue him during the summer transfer window. The 25-year-old, however, snubbed their interest in order commit his future to the European champions. Isco’s position at the Bernabeu had been the subject of speculation during the summer with the likes of Tottenham Hotspur and […]
Pique criticized by Spanish fans
Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has been insulted by Spanish fans in an open training session. Some fans came with banners that described the Barcelona defender as being sickening and asked him to leave the national team. This happened after the incidents around the Catalonia referendum which the Spanish authorities deemed as illegal. Gerard Pique has […]
Gerard Pique speaks about controversial images taken with Neymar
Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has insisted that the controversial photographs with former teammate Neymar are not directed towards the club’s recent actions. Neymar, 25, sealed his move to Paris Saint-Germain from Camp Nou earlier this month for a world-record fee of £198m. The likes of Pique, Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez had posted pictures with the […]
IS LINDELOF RIGHT FOR UNITED?
There are reports that Manchester United are close to completing a £30.7 million move for Victor Lindelof. The player is set to be the first signing for the Red Devils this summer. United have chased the player for long. He was rumoured to join United in January but the deal never happened. The 22-year old […]
BARCA SET TO NAME NEW COACH
Barcelona are set to name a new coach on Monday. Athletic Bilbao coach Ernesto Valverde is expected to be the new manager of the Catalan outfit. The speculations entered another gear when the Basque club confirmed that Valverde would not remain with them next season. The president of the club Josep Maria Bartomeu said the […]
Gerard Pique points out the difference
Barcelona might have registered one of their worst European Cup performances recently, but, Gerard Pique is still not shying away from throwing barbs at Real Madrid.
Yesterday, he did that again on social media.
In one of his tweets, the playmaker wrote that a few people are not being able to digest the fact that Barcelona supporters clap for their players even when they lose and get eliminated from Europe and that’s because those people never get that type of reaction from their own supporters. They keep getting booed by their supporters in spite of making it to final four of Europe.
Gerard Pique is set to retire from Spain after the 2018 World Cup
Gerard Pique has established himself as one of the most highly-rated and coveted defenders in the world of football but at the age of 30, his golden years appear to be behind him and time has taken a toll on him as the experienced performer has stated on various occasions his intentions of hanging up his playing boots for Spain after the 2018 FIFA World Cup ends.
Gerard Pique Would Welcome Liverpool Star with Open Arms
Barcelona defender Gerard Pique says that he would welcome Liverpool midfielder Philippe Coutinho with open arms.
Coutinho move to Liverpool in the summer of 2013 for around £ 8.3 million from Inter Milan. He was regarded as a promising Brazilian talent but who appeared to have lost his way at the Italian club. Liverpool seemed to be taking a major gamble, but it is a gamble that has paid off unlike any other.Coutinhohas become one of the best players at Liverpool, and he recently signed a new long-term contract that made him the highest earning player at the club.
Gerard Pique Worried with Barcelona’s Home Form after Goalless Draw with Malaga
Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has admitted that the club’s home form has been rather worrying.
The team slipped to 4 points behind table leaders Real Madrid after a 0-0 draw with Malaga. As a result, the club has managed just two wins at the Camp Nou in the last five home league matches. This poor form from has been a major factor in Madrid opening up an advantage in the league table, and it does not bode well for Luis Enrique’ team ahead of the visit from the table leaders on December 3.
I AM A TENSION TO MADRID – PIQUE
Gerard Pique reportedly admitted that he derives pleasure in provoking their Spanish rival, Real Madrid in order to maintain the intense rivalry with them.
The Spain international has regularly made headlines with his comments, a war of words with the former Madrid defender, Alvaro Arbeloa in particular catching the eye.