FC Barcelona central defender Gerard Pique, in his fifth year playing first team football, turns 26 today. Pique put in a superb performance against Real Madrid in Wednesday’s Copa del Rey game, with several interceptions and a couple of crucial tackles. One of the most beloved and popular players in the squad, Pique recently became a father. His partner, Colombian singer Shakira, who also has her birthday today, gave birth to their son Milan on January 22nd, 2013.
totalBarça wishes Gerard a very happy birthday and a wonderful year ahead filled with trophies and success!
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