The return of an iconic soccer participant is upon us as Gerard Pique makes a comeback to the sport as a coach for his first post-retirement teaching position.
Pique retired in November 2022 after spending the vast majority of his profession with Barcelona, earlier than endeavor the Kings League mission with Kosmos, however he desires to be current from the benches.
“It is a new yr and after cautious consideration I’ve determined to return to soccer,” Pique stated on his X account, specifying that it is going to be as a coach. “I’ll share extra particulars on the finish of the week.”
The participant retired from skilled soccer by saying goodbye to the Camp Nou in a league match towards Almeria in November and now, little greater than a yr later, the Barcelona legend confirms that he misses soccer.
In actual fact, his final participation enjoying the game was within the Ibainefico final December from the Cupra Area in Barcelona, house of the Kings League. There he dressed once more with the shirt of El Barrio and managed to attain a hat trick.
May Pique’s return to soccer have an effect on the Kings League?
On the planet of web, content material creation and social media, 2023 was marked by a brand new mission associated to soccer and leisure because the Kings & Queens League. In actual fact, this mission was winner of the Ondas Award for finest leisure program of the yr.
Many individuals will marvel if this choice to teach may have an effect on the involvement of Pique, president of the competitors, relating to attending the applications. That and since he’s additionally president of Andorra FC.
For 2024’s version, every part is a bit more established when it comes to dates within the calendar and extra organised in comparison with final yr, when some issues had been rising on the fly.
A lot so that there’s already a definitive date for the Kings World Cup that may begin in Could, with groups from totally different international locations. By having every part way more deliberate, the previous Barcelona participant might have way more time to dedicate to coaching.
Will he do it within the Kings League itself or will he need to coach knowledgeable soccer membership? As he himself says in his submit, in a couple of days we’ll know extra particulars.