Gerard Pique has been talking about the future at Barcelona and confirmed his plans to retire at the club. He also said he thinks Lionel Messi is very happy currently.
Barcelona will take on Sevilla in the semi-finals of the Copa del Rey. The winners will play either Athletic or Levante in the final in April.
Presidential candidate Joan Laporta thinks Lionel Messi wants to stay but says it won’t be easy to keep the captain because he will receive plenty of good offers.
Pique has also been talking about Ronald Araujo. The center-back says his young team-mate “is a great centre-back, and will be for 10 or 15 years.”
Ansu Fati has suffered a major setback in his return from a knee injury and is not expected to return now until April.
Ronald Koeman’s assistant Schreuder will miss the first leg of the Copa del Rey semi-final after being sent off against Granada in midweek.