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What They're Saying: Gerard Pique
July 31st, 2014 4:55PM

TAGS:  barcelona, manchester united


"I had the chance to see him one day at my grandfather's house when I was 12 or 13 years old. He arrived at the house and he knew I was playing for the Barcelona youth team. He pushed me and I fell to the floor, and he said 'you are not tough enough to be a center back.'"

-- Barcelona center back Gerard Pique recalls meeting Louis van Gaal, the new Man United coach, when the Dutchman was Barcelona coach. (Daily Mail)

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