Gerard Pique is a Spanish professional footballer who who was a part of the teams that won the 2010 FIFA World Cup and UEFA Euro 2012. He plays as a centre-back for FC Barcelona and the Spain national team and is one of the four players to have won the UEFA Champions League two years in a row with different teams, the others being Marcel Desailly, Paulo Sousa and Samuel Eto’o. Pique was born on February 2, 1987 in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain as Gerard Piqué Bernabéu.

Born in Barcelona, Catalonia, Piqué started his career in FC Barcelona’s youth teams as a defensive midfielder, but before he signed his first professional contract with the club, he decided to join Manchester United. In Manchester United he scored 2 goals in 12 matches. After that he loaned to Real Zaragoza in 2006-2007 season. Gerard came back to Manchester United in 2007, but he said that he wants to go back to Spain. In 2008, Gerard signed a contract with Barcelona, with a 50 million Euro buy-out clause.

Gerard Pique Height, Weight & Facts

Gerard Pique Weight: 187 lbs (85 kg)

Gerard Pique Height: 6′ 3½” (1.92 m)

Gerard Pique Shoe Size: 12 (US)

Gerard Pique Star Sign: Aquarius

Gerard Pique Net Worth: $30 million

Gerard Pique Hair Color: Light Brown

Gerard Pique Eye Color: Blue

Date Of Birth: 2 February 1987

Birth Place: Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

Birth Name: Gerard Piqué Bernabéu

Nicknames: Príncipe Piqué, Piquenbauer, Geri

Nationality: Spanish

Race/Ethnicity: Catalan

Religion: Roman Catholic

Partner: Shakira (2010–)

Children: Milan Piqué Mebarak, Sasha Piqué Mebarak

Parents: Joan Piqué, Montserrat Bernabeu

 

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