Barcelona’s Gerard Pique says club is getting ‘back to our origins’ after Napoli win

Gerard Pique says Barcelona’s emphatic 4-2 Europa League win over Napoli on Thursday, which saw them book their place in the round of 16, sent a message that the Catalan club are on their way back to the top. Barca…

*Lagos residents decry fatalities caused by one-way drivers, riders (Guardian)*Woman, 29, docked over alleged assault on neighbour (DailyTrust)

Lagos residents decry fatalities caused by one-way drivers, riders (Guardian) The family of Jegede in Oke-Afa, Ejigbo area of Lagos, was yesterday thrown into mourning over the loss of their son, Kehinde Jegede, 20, who was killed by a commercial…

Barcelona’s Pique suffers Knee injury

Barcelona’s Gerard Pique has sustained a serious knee injury, the club confirmed on Sunday, with the defender expected to be out for at least two months. Pique cried as he hobbled off the pitch during Barca’s 1-0 defeat by Atletico…

*Lagos records 959 emergency incidents in 11 months (Nation) *Yaba hospital admits 727 psychiatric patients in 2019 (Guardian)

Lagos records 959 emergency incidents in 11 months (Nation) A total of 959 emergency incidents were recorded in Lagos between January and November 2019, the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) said on Wednesday. Olufemi Oke-Osanyitolu, boss of the agency…

Barca players offered to delay salaries for Neymar (Punch)

Gerard Pique has suggested that members of the Barcelona squad were open to restructuring their salaries in order to boost the club’s chances of re-signing Neymar. Throughout the summer transfer window, Neymar was strongly linked with a return to Camp…

Gerard Pique believes Barcelona would have won treble if not for collapse against Liverpool (Metro)

Gerard Pique believes Barcelona would have gone on to win the Champions League and Copa del Rey had they not been beaten by Liverpool. The dramatic comeback at Anfield secured Liverpool’s place in the Champions League final and Valencia added…

Gerard Pique responds to Roger Federer jibe over new Davis Cup (Metro)

Gerard Pique admitted he ‘hates’ the Davis Cup being referred to as the ‘Pique Cup’ and hopes to prove critics wrong and make the newly-formatted competition a success. The Barcelona centre-back’s investment group Kosmos have backed radical changes to the…

Barcelona beat PSV to top group (BBC)

Barcelona ensured they will reach the Champions League knockout stage as Group B winners with victory at PSV. The Spanish side had already qualified for the last 16 but sealed top spot with a Lionel Messi strike and Gerard Pique’s…

Pique in hot water with Barcelona over Griezmann documentary (Guardian)

Barcelona star Gerard Pique has landed himself in hot water with the club’s managers over his involvement in a documentary which saw Atletico Madrid’s Antoine Griezmann announce his decision to snub the Catalan giants. Pique owns the production company that…

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