Pep Guardiola is recognized for being a coach who cares about every detail on and off the pitch. In that sense, Gerard Piqué confessed some events that occurred when he was directed by Pep in Barcelona.
In conversation with the program The cassock, Piqué pointed out that “we reached an important point of tension with him, and with the dressing room in general. The rivalry with José Mourinho wore a lot. Pep wanted absolute control of everything that happened. I start dating Shakira and my relationship with him changes; now the relationship is perfect ”.
In addition, he confessed that with Guardiola on the bench, he thought of leaving Barcelona. “I had a lot of pressure. I felt that in training I had to do everything perfect. If there was any moment in which I thought about leaving Barça, it was that season ”, added.
I hammered also recognized that it committed a series of excesses in its beginnings in the culé box. “If in the year of debut, when the sun rose more than the sun, they told me that at 34 I would continue to play for Barça, I would not have given a penny. If people knew five percent of what I did in that first year, they would have told me everything ”, manifested.
Finally, he was self-critical about the current situation in Barcelona, although he assured that the next few years will be better for the Catalan club. “We are all to blame but it is true that the club has not gone where all the Catalans want. Now I am hopeful and excited. The next 5 or 10 years will be very good for Barça ”, Hill.