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Gerard Pique: It’s a difficult time but together we are invincible

The defender called for unity in the fight against coronavirus

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Gerard Pique took part in the LaLigaSantander Fest on Saturday, a charity initiative involving athletes and musicians aimed at raising funds to fight the coronavirus.

The Barcelona defender spoke about the difficult days the world is facing due to the pandemic but highlighted the importance of sticking together through the crisis.

“It’s not easy, but we’ll do it between us. We’re living in a very difficult situation and to do something like La Liga is doing makes us feel very proud.

“Not just the players but the clubs too and fans for having a role in this Liga Santander Fest. Any person can give their grain of sand and here we are, happy to participate in an initiative like

“It will be difficult, it’s hard, we will go through complicated moments. There will be people near you that will suffer, others will suffer directly, but among all of us we will move forward and together we are invincible.”

Source | Sport

Saturday’s LaLiga Fest was a four-hour event which was broadcast to over 180 countries, raising more than €625,000 in funds.