Found September 19, 2012 on Fox Soccer:
PLAYERS: Gerard Pique
Gerard Pique and Shakira confirmed today that the rumors are true: the 35-year-old Colombian superstar and the 25-year-old Barcelona defender are expecting their first child. In a post on her official website, the singer announced the cancellation of a festival gig due to her pregnancy. "As some of you may know Gerard and I are very happy awaiting the arrival of our first baby," Shakira posted at . "At this time we have decided to give priority to this unique moment in our lives and postpone all the promotional activities planned over the next few days." The pregnancy had been widely reported in the Spanish media, but this is the first official word from the couple. The news was not all good today, however: Pique injured his left foot in Barcelona's 3-2 win over Spartak Moscow today in Champions League play and will miss the next 2-3 weeks. That's bad news for the Catalans as Pique joins Carlos Puyol on the sidelines for their hotly anticipated October 7th El Clasico clash against Real Madrid.

Shakira and Spanish Soccer Star Gerard Pique Expecting First Child

Shakira and Gerard Pique are starting a family. The Colombian pop star announced that she is pregnant, and her boyfriend, FC Barcelona defender Pique, is the unborn child's father, according to the Mail. "As some of you may know, Gerard and I are very happy awaiting the arrival of our first baby!" The Mail reports Shakira wrote on her website. The famous couple have...

Barcelona's Pique out for 2-3 weeks with hurt foot

Barcelona's already thin defense will be without Gerard Pique for the next two to three weeks because of a sprained foot. Pique injured his left foot in Barcelona's 3-2 win over Spartak Moscow on Wednesday in their Champions League opener. The Spain defender came up limping after blasting the ball over the crossbar and was replaced by Alex Song in the 12th minute. Barcelona...

Pique injured against Spartak

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FC Barcelona’s search for common sense…and a center-back

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