(VIDEO) Emotions in Barcelona: Camp Nou sent Pique into retirement


Spanish football legend Gerard Pique was the main actor of tonight’s match between Barcelona and Almeria, played at the Camp Nou.

After 14.5 seasons in the Blaugrana shirt, the defender decided to retire and tonight he played his last game of his career. He got the captain’s armband, led Barça, and seven minutes before the end, with tears in his eyes, he was sent into sports retirement. The whole Camp Nou chanted his last name, Gerard Pique will go down in golden letters in the history of the Catalan giants.

Dembele and De Jong made sure that Barcelona didn’t lose tonight in the second half after there were no goals in the first, so Xavi’s team triumphed 2-0 and took first place in the table. At the beginning of the match, Lewandowski missed a penalty, Barca struggled for a long time, but managed to get three very important points without conceding a goal.