Pique will retire in 2018 due to fans
Spain defender Gerard Pique revealed on Sunday night that he will quit international football following the 2018 World Cup after admitting the criticism he received over modifying his national team shirt was the final straw.
The Barcelona defender came under fire on social media for cutting short the long sleeves of his shirt for Spain’s World Cup qualifier in Albania, with suggestions the Catalan nationalist did it to avoid wearing the band showing the Spanish flag colours of red and yellow.
Pique has been booed by Spain fans in the past for comments about Real Madrid and other subjects... read more
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