Gerard Pique, born Gerard Piqué Bernabéu is a Spanish professional footballer. Gerard Pique plays as a Centre-back for Barcelona and the Spain national team.
He is part of the Golden generation of Spanish football players who have stepped up to the global scene and won practically all accolade on offer.
Gerard Pique has been in a relationship with Colombian singer Shakira Mebarak, Since early 2011. They met when he appeared in the music video for her single “Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)“, the official song of the 2010 FIFA World Cup.
Pique and Shakira share the same birthday, Shakira but is ten years senior to Pique, a fact that doesn’t seem to break the lovebirds. The couple blessed with two children, Milan and Sasha.
Gerard’s father Joan, is a successful businessman while his grandfather Amador Bernabeu was a former FC Barcelona Vice President.
His mum, Montserrat, is the director of a spinal injuries hospital in Barcelona. He has a younger brother named Marc.
Following success in the club career, Gerard Pique has remained one of Barcelona’s most valuable assets.
Besides, He has been sponsored by Nike and Mango (2011-2012). He has also appeared in a TV advert for Qatar Airways, FIFA, FC Barcelona, and Assassin’s Creed 3 through which he is adding some of the fortunes on his pocket.
Pique still earns $220,000 per weeks which round off in a yearly basic salary of $11.5 million including bonuses of $3.2 million and other allowances.
According to the sources, his net worth is roughly $40 million which is reflective of lifetime and dedication he has put into his craft.
The star of Barcelona, Gerard is crazy about fast cars, so his automobile collections include a black and white Audi Q7 2014, Range Rover, a black and grey Mercedes SL550 and other three Audi sports cars.