Pique mentions the possibility of running for the presidency of Barcelona in future

BERLIN: Gerard Pique has hinted that in future will run for the presidency of the Spanish football club Barcelona, ​​but “will focus on other things” soon after his retirement. The Spanish international announced his retirement this week, having won eight La Liga league titles and three Champions League titles, as well as winning the World Cup and European Championship with the Spanish national team. Unlike his former teammates Xavi and Andres Iniesta, Pique will likely not follow the coach’s path, but revealed that the presidency of the club it is something he will study in future. “I’m sure I’ll like it at some point, but not now,” Pique told Twitch. He added: “Not training daily will give me the opportunity to focus on other things. In the future we will see, but I said I would like to help the club to maximize his potential. “Pique was unable to participate in his team’s 2-1 win against Osasuna last Tuesday after receiving a red card while he was in bench, between the two halves, but said goodbye to the Camp Nou in the match won by his team over Almeria 2-0 in the early days. (Dpa)