Gerard Pique Hits Back At Barcelona Squad Depth Critics
Gerard Pique hit back at suggestions that Barcelona lacks the depth to win La Liga.
Despite starting off its title defense having a 1- make an impression on Sports Bilbao, Barcelona has witnessed its depth asked following an injuries to Dani Alves, and also the departure of fan favorite Pedro to Chelsea.
Barca has signed Arda Turan and Aleix Vidal for that 2015-16 season, but both players are ineligible until The month of january due to Barca’s transfer ban.
Pique, however, is adamant Luis Enrique’s men will challenge on all fronts.
“There exists a team. Despite the injuries we visited a tough ground and won,” stated Pique, who’s hopeful of getting his four-match ban for verbally mistreating a helper referee throughout the Supercopa de Espana overturned. “Stating that there is no depth is searching for that negative. The planet does not finish should you lose one match. We have won five from the last seven Ligas and we are opting for the eighth.”
Barca hosts Malaga in league action Saturday.