Gerard Pique Announces His Retirement
Former Manchester United defender and Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has announced his retirement from football and will play his final game on Saturday against Almeria at the Camp Nou.
The 35-year-old defender announced his retirement in a video shared on his Twitter page with the caption "Culers, I have to tell you something."
He added: "Culers, it's Gerard. The last few weeks and months, many people have been talking about me.
"Until now, I haven't said anything, but now I want to be the one talking about me.
"Like many of you, I've always been a Barcelona fan and I was born into a footballing family.
"From a very young age, I didn't want to become a footballer. I wanted to become a Barcelona footballer.
"I've been thinking a lot about that kid lately, about what the little Gerard would have thought if he had been told that all of his dreams would come true.
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