The Barca midfielder was close to completing the necessary procedures to own the Gimnastic de Manresa club. This is the second team in Spain that will be owned by Pique. At the end of last year, former star Manchester United bought large numbers of FC Andorra club shares. Pique’s intention is clear, he wants to turn new team Gimnastic into a “backyard” football team to support FC Andorra.
Recently, Pique invested 400,000 euros in equipment for Gimnastic, where former player Pep Guardiola used to kick the ball before moving to Malaysia. Spanish press said Gimnastic is one of the clubs with the best young training system in Catalonia.
Every year, the players here are transferred to La Masia furnace. However, from the end of last year, Gimnastic started to cooperate with Real Madrid again. But with Pique taking over the team, he could end the match between the club and Los Blancos, and choose Barcelona as a partner.
In addition, the Spanish star only wants his team to provide human resources to FC Andorra. Barca midfielder is cherishing his ambition to help FC Andorra get promoted. In May, this team had a remarkable step forward, winning the right to play in the fourth division.
Pique, now 32 years old, has said he will hang shoes next year. The goal of the player is to race to become Barcelona president in 2021. Besides his football career, Pique also pursues a Master’s degree in business, media, sports and entertainment at Harvard University. The Barca midfielder was close to completing the necessary procedures to own the Gimnastic de Manresa club.
Barcelona vice president Jordi Cardoner confirmed that Neymar wanted to return to the Camp Nou, but the club had not promoted negotiations with PSG as rumors from the press. Goal newspaper quoted Cardoner: “Barca are in the process of planning for the new season. Everything is finished after June 30. It is true that Neymar wants to return to Barca, but I reject the information that the club is promoting the deal. This case is not included in Barca’s plan so far.