Barcelona lost the La Liga crown in the last two seasons. Not only that, they also had a difficult period in the Champions League. Barcelona often suffer heavy defeats.
Barcelona had lost 8-2 to Bayern Munich. Then, there were 3-0 defeats to Juventus, 4-1 to PSG, then 3-0 to Bayern Munich, and 3-0 to Benfica. A result that is difficult for a club like Barcelona to accept. Berita Olahraga
Gerard Pique Retiring?
Gerard Pique still has a contract with Barcelona until June 2024. But, quoted from Diario Gol, Pique is considering the decision to end the contract sooner. Not to move, but to retire!
There are several considerations that are being considered by Pique. First, he is 34 years old which means he is no longer young. Pique is still at a competitive level, but age is starting to eat away at him.
Second, Pique is not quite satisfied with the development of the club in the last few seasons. There are so many problems at the club. Not only from a technical point of view, but also off the pitch. Pique wanted to think of another focus. Berita Dunia
Retired in Barcelona
In the past, Gerard Pique has repeatedly stated that he wants to retire at Barcelona. Pique has no intention of turning to another club. Pique will end his career at Barcelona when his contribution is no longer crucial.
Now, Pique feels the time has come. Pique considers retirement options at the end of the 2021/2022 season very seriously. Pique doubted his intention to play any more. Pique wants to focus on his family and so many businesses.
Support from Shakira
Gerard Pique has the full support of his wife, Shakira, if he wants to retire from football. Shakira even claimed to have asked Pique to immediately leave the club which was full of unfavorable situations. Politik Eropa dan Prusia
Pique himself has many businesses that can keep him very busy after retiring from Barcelona. Currently, Pique is listed as president of Andorra. Then Pique owns the company Kosmos which is engaged in sports and media.