Gerard Pique is one of the world’s most popular footballer who plays for the Barcelona in La Liga. He is popular with the name of Pique among the teammates & fans all around the globe. Additionally, this talented footballer also plays for the Spanish National team. Now, we will have a close look at the Gerard Pique’s net worth in 2018:
Pique was born on 2 February 1987 in a Catalan family. The name of his father is Joan, who is a businessman, whereas his mother Montserrat is a Director of a hospital. The majority of his childhood spent in the Barcelona where his family was based. Pique’s grandfather was a former president of the city.
In his young days, he played as a defensive midfielder in the FC Barcelona’s young teams. There isn’t much information about how the education of this incredible footballer in detail.
Pique receive his first professional contract from the Manchester United. This talented player made his debut for Manchester United in the later part of 2004 as a replacement for their player John O’Shea. However, he has to wait for two years for getting his full debut. Pique played his first complete game at the right back against West Ham United in a Premier League match.
He receives a five-year-long contract from the Manchester United that will complete in the summer of 2009. However, he was secured by the La Liga team Real Zaragoza in partnership & played 22 games for them. During the 2007-08, he made nine appearances for the Manchester United. Pique was the 450th player to score a goal for this club.
The big breakthrough came in the career of Pique when he signed a 4-year contract with the Barcelona on 27 May 2008. The buyout clause of this contract was approximately £ 5 million. He was part of many memorable games for this club & won many games for them. Presently, he is in a contract with Barcelona till 2022.
In addition to a successful professional career, he has played for the national team of Spain. During 2006 U-19 European Championship, this player played for the Spain U-19 side. Also, he has played for the senior side in many tournaments, such as 2010 World Cup Qualifier, 2009 FIFA Confederations Cup, & many more. Pique was the part of the team that won the 2010 Football World Cup.
Awards & Achievements
In his glorious career, he was the part of many achievements all over the world. He was part of the Manchester United Team that won UEFA Champions League 2007-08, FA Community Shield 2007 & Premier League 2007-08. In international football, he was a member of teams who won FIFA World 2010, UEFA U-19 European Championship 2006 & the UEFA European Championship 2012.
He has also won many individual awards, such as La Liga Breakthrough Player of the Year 2008-09 & La Liga Best Defender 2009-10.
Net Worth of Pique
Pique has an estimated net worth of $50 million. He has created such a big fortune by playing for teams such as FC Barcelona & Manchester United for whom he receives a very big salary. He owns a big house whose cost is $4 million.
Presently, he is living a very happy life with his two children & beautiful wife Shakira, who is one of the world’s best pop singer. Pique still many years of football in him & we believe he will continue playing with the same passion. Our team wishes him success in the upcoming matches.