Valverde questions Pique's form after Messi's rap - FCNaija

La Liga By: Iseghohi Odianosen | 05/12/2017

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde has questioned the form of Gerard Pique as the Spanish international showed a decreased level of commitment and dedication to on-field activities.

Valverde is having concerns over Pique off-field activities and nightlife activities and his dedication to on-field activities and the former Bilbao coach is being pushed to sign an experienced centre-back to succeed the Spain international.

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Don Balon says the coach is aware of Pique's late night habits, with news of the player staying out until 5 am at nightclubs when required to attend La Masia training from 9 am reaching him.

Valverde has already spoken to Pique to show a greater level of commitment and dedication to football a move which is also supported by his fellow teammates.

Pique refused to listen to the advice of the coach and his teammates, the decision has been made as the experienced center back is playing o borrowed time, while Samuel Umtiti’s injury has earned a reprieve, the club will seek for a replacement next year with the view of letting Pique ease out of the club.

Messi spoke with Pique about his nocturnal habits after the draw against Celta Vigo but the defender won't listen.