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Pique is considered one of the best centrebacks in the world, especially on the ball.
Pique is considered one of the best centre-backs in the world, especially on the ball - something which Stones' reputation has been founded upon in his short time on Merseyside.
And Pique, 28, has refused to back down in the row, yesterday saying: "I'll never change with regards to Barca's rivalry with Real Madrid.
Pique became enraged after an incident in the all-Spanish clash between Champions League winners Barca and Europa League champs Sevilla that saw the centre-half caught by the elbow of Ciro Immobile towards the end of his team's 5-4 extra-time win.
And Pique is hoping Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez turn on the style again.
The Dutchman is keen to reinforce his defensive options at Old Trafford and Pique, who made 12 appearances for the Red Devils before a u5 million switch to Camp Nou in 2008, is now top of his January transfer targets.
WILLIE MULLINS has warned potential backers of hot Guinness Galway Hurdle favourite Pique Sous that the horse lacks experience ahead of the biggest hurdling test of his life.
Washington, June 18 ( ANI ): Shakira doesn't think that getting married to her footie ace beau Gerard Pique will do any good to their already established relationship.
MADRID -- Gerard Pique extended his Barcelona contract by four years on Monday, praising new coach Luis Enrique and predicting their return to the top after a season with no silverware.
Spanish football ace Gerard Pique has been pictured getting over his red card in Sunday's Confederations Cup Final defeat by doing a spot of shopping and sightseeing in Dubai.
GERARD PIQUE believes home advantage can help Barcelona overturn a 2-0 deficit against AC Milan to progress in the Champions League.