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Gerard Pique speaks after producing iconic ‘five’ hand gesture in El Clasico victory

Barcelona returned to the top of La Liga in stunning fashion on Sunday afternoon by thrashing Real Madrid 5-1 at the Nou Camp. With injured Lionel Messi watching on, Philippe Coutinho, Arturo Vidal and a Luis Suarez hat-trick gave the hosts all three points in the first Clasico of the season. Vidal has been very outspoken about Real’s […]

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Footage shows how Gerard Pique reacted to Barcelona fans insulting Sergio Ramos

In terms of universally disliked footballers, Sergio Ramos has to be right up there. A pantomime villain, the Real Madrid captain is one of those players that football fans just love to hate. However, there’s no denying that the Spain international has been one of the world’s best centre-backs over the past 10 years. Madridistas […]

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The mistakes that suggest Gerard Pique endured the worst week of his Barcelona career

Barcelona remain top of La Liga but it’s fair to say that the Spanish champions are enduring a difficult time right now. They haven’t won any of their last three matches and manager Ernesto Valverde seems to be more dependent on Lionel Messi than ever before. One big issue is the team’s current lack of defensive […]

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Gerard Pique had an altercation with the referee during Levante 5-4 Barcelona

Where the likes of Real Madrid and Atleti have failed, Levante succeeded on Sunday night. La Liga’s 15th-placed club finally proved that Barcelona are beatable with an extraordinary 5-4 victory as the Blaugrana fell at the penultimate hurdle of their quest to go the entire season unbeaten. The obvious narrative was that the visitors missed […]

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Will the competition committee act against Gerard Pique after his behaviour and quotes to Espanyol fans

The controversy over Gerard Pique’s shushing celebration in Cornella continues. The Barcelona defender told Espanyol fans to shut it on Sunday and then explained himself in the mixed zone.  His behaviour and quotes were not liked by Espanyol fans, who have decided to amplify their existing complaint against Pique and take them the the RFEF’s […]