These are tough times for you Gerrard PiqueFrom the scandal of his separation from Shakira A future is added by questions in Barcelona. The defender is no longer an outcast despite winning it all and facing the impending season, he is shaping up to be the “fifth defender” in the election of his former teammate and current culé coach, cure. Player injuries 35 yearsAnd the lack of it in photography and merging, making it in the background for what is to come. However, he is ready to put up a fight.
In Spain, they assert that the former footballer who was an undisputed fixture, a reference, and a key when it came to winning in the territories, is today behind. Returning to the club in 2008 after his stint at Manchester United and 15 seasons in which he was a regular starter, he is now in doubt. But his present began to get more complicated in the previous exercise.
In 2021/2022, Pique Play 39 matches with the Barcelona His work was injured. In August the twins were out for a month. In November, he spent ten days inactive due to a muscle injury. Although his outlook worsened in April when his problems with tendinitis in those close to his left leg began, causing him to miss the latter part of the season and start the new preparation for the season that is about to begin.
After the holidays he began his work, but in training he was not on a par with his teammates. Physical complications affected his age, and on the US Tour he didn’t play a minute in his first two culé matches, against Olot and Inter Miami. Then he played 28 minutes against Real Madrid, On the day when people were booed and shouted at Shakiraagainst Juventus. Only against New York Red Bull he completed 45 minutes.
According to the newspaper shredIn pre-season, they accumulated 101 minutes and He is one of the players least used by Xavi, ahead of only Pablo Toure, Pjanic, Abdi, Collado, Casado and Arnau Tenas. An amazing panorama of the world champion center back with his team in South Africa 2010.
To all this, in addition to injuries, the aforementioned means added that the coach would have asked him at the end of the previous season to focus more on the team and not so much on his other business projects. has a pique Cosmosa company responsible for the production and organization of events.
The jigsaw is more complex and its problems are bypassed due to injuries. The additions exacerbated the position of Pique, who has strong competitors and is ahead of him, regarding what the portal publishes sports. Center Entrance Jules Conde (23 years old), who is distinguished by his physical strength. Join the former Seville Andreas Christensen (26), from Chelsea, who made a good impression on Xavi, made 11 starts in all four matches in North America and participated in the center of defense with Eric Garcia (Twenty one). Although among the “rivals” that Pique has, it is necessary to add Ronald Araujo (23).
The four of them are ahead of Pique todaywho despite his situation is noted to be in good spirits at Barcelona training and in the face of press demands for a possible radical decision or change in his career, replied “Obviously I will continue.”.
It must be remembered that Shakira moved to Miami with her two children So as to complete his passive set, Veteran Defender Received a salary cut request from BarcelonaAnd although he has not yet responded, the club has responded 10 days to solve your Financial fair play. The entity needs to cut yours and those of Sergio Busquets so that the numbers are accepted by the watchers league, which begins its season on August 12. The next day it will be a local culé against Rayo Vallecano and Piqué running from back to start.