Arsenal fan Piers Morgan got more than he bargained for when he asked Barcelona defender Gerard Pique to join his club.
Broadcaster Morgan has been a regular critic of manager Arsene Wenger during Arsenal's often strained bid to keep pace with the Premier League's title hopefuls. Despite consistently qualifying for the Champions League, title charges either fade away or fail to materialise and fans such as Morgan are dismayed by one point from six at the start of this season.
Barcelona defender Gerard Pique believes Barcelona have a "duty" to reclaim the Champions League this season after failing to make the semifinals last term.
Barcelona underlined their status as Spanish football's most dominant side last season when they won the Copa del Rey and La Liga for the second time in 2015-16, yet there is still a sense of urgency at the start of the new campaign.
Having crashed out of the Champions League in the quarterfinals to Atletico Madrid, Luis Enrique's side had to...
Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has told Mundo Deportivo he has an "affection" for Manchester City after the arrival of Pep Guardiola as manager -- but Manchester United will always be his favourite Premier League club.
Pique spent four years at Old Trafford in the early stages of his career, making 23 first team appearances before returning to the Camp Nou in 2008.
He said Guardiola's summer arrival in England -- along with City's appointment of Txiki Begiristain as director of football in 2012...