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Gerard Pique Biography

Gerard Piqué i Bernabeu is a Spanish footballer who plays as a centre-back for FC Barcelona. Piqué started his career in FC Barcelona's youth teams as a defensive midfielder. He played with Manchester United for a while before signing his professional contract with the club. Piqué made his debut for Manchester United in October 2004 in a 3–0 League Cup victory at Crewe Alexandra as a centre back. He made his full debut on 29 March 2006 against West Ham United, in a Premier League match at Old Tafford. On 4 August 2006, La Liga side Real Zaragoza secured Piqué on a season-long loan. He scored on his first start in the Champions League, a 4–0 home win against Dynamo Kyiv on 7 November 2007, as Piqué scored the first of Manchester United's four goals in that match. On 27 May 2008, Piqué signed a four-year contract with Barcelona, with a €50 million buy-out clause. Piqué's first goal for Barcelona came in the club's 5–2 UEFA Champions League group stage win at Sporting CP on 26 November 2008. On 13 May 2009, he picked up the first trophy of his Barcelona career as he helped his club to a 4–1 victory over Athletic Bilbao in the Copa Del Rey final. Piqué was a member of the Spain under-19 side that won the 2006 U-19 European Championship in Poland. He scored the only goal in Spain's victory in the 2010 World Cup qualifier against Turkey at the Santiago Bernabéu Stadium in Madrid.  

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FIFA U17 World Cup: Kochi fans unfurl banners in support of Catalonia referendum before Spain game
FIFA U17 World Cup: Kochi fans unfurl banners in support of Catalonia referendum before Spain game
How Catalonia's referendum got support in Kochi during the FIFA U17 World Cup.
Gerard Pique and Sergio Ramos will soon be business partners 
Gerard Pique and Sergio Ramos will soon be business partners 
Spain's central defenders are planning a partnership on the business front.
4 players who won the Champions League in consecutive years, with two different clubs
4 players who won the Champions League in consecutive years, with two different clubs
A special group of players with a special record
Reports: Chelsea and Arsenal to rival Barcelona and Real Madrid for 'next Pique'
Reports: Chelsea and Arsenal to rival Barcelona and Real Madrid for 'next Pique'
Arsenal and Chelsea have already sent scouts to watch the youngster
Did Barcelona betray fans with game behind closed doors during Catalan Referendum?
Did Barcelona betray fans with game behind closed doors during Catalan Referendum?
The game against Las Palmas went ahead with the fans locked out and the city in turmoil
Worst experience of my career – Pique saddened by Barca's closed-door victory
Worst experience of my career – Pique saddened by Barca's closed-door victory
Gerard Pique struggled to hold back tears after the volatile political climate in Catalonia forced Barcelona to play behind closed doors.
Why Barcelona will win the UEFA Champions League this season
Why Barcelona will win the UEFA Champions League this season
Can Barcelona win the UCL this season? Here's why they might just stun the world by winning Europe's most coveted trophy
FIFA 18 ratings: Manchester United, Barcelona stars feature in top 41-60
FIFA 18 ratings: Manchester United, Barcelona stars feature in top 41-60
The third group of top 100 players is out.
Twitter goes wild after Real Madrid social media accounts get hacked
Twitter goes wild after Real Madrid social media accounts get hacked
Here's how Twitter reacted to the Real Madrid hack...
Why Barcelona are destined to fail this season
Why Barcelona are destined to fail this season
With the loss of Neymar and the lack of talent within their ranks, this could be a terrible season ahead for Barcelona.
PSG fans troll Gerard Pique following Neymar's transfer from Barcelona
PSG fans troll Gerard Pique following Neymar's transfer from Barcelona
Neymar shirts were bought by the thousands but some had a message for Pique
5 best bargain defenders of all time
5 best bargain defenders of all time
In a market where average defenders go for record-breaking amounts, here are 5 defenders that were the best bargains.
Sportskeeda's top 10 ball playing centre-backs at the moment
Sportskeeda's top 10 ball playing centre-backs at the moment
Ability on the ball has become an added facet in a modern day defender's game and here are 10 of the best current ball playing centre-backs.
5 positions which Barcelona need to strengthen this summer
5 positions which Barcelona need to strengthen this summer
Barcelona need to address these 5 key positions if they are to challenge for top honours this season.
Lionel Messi’s wedding: The big day of the big man, everything you need to know about the event
Lionel Messi’s wedding: The big day of the big man, everything you need to know about the event
Wanna be informed about Lionel Messi's big day? Look no further!
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