Gerard Piqué is in China and on his arrival in Shanghai, he explained his love for the Chinese national game of table tennis. The Catalan defender took part in a class with Chinese students in which he explained some of his best kept footballing secrets.
The Barça man is a great table tennis player, as well as a top footballer and during his visit to China he explained: “I’ve played table tennis since I was a child – though in the end I chose football as my sport”. The video of him playing table tennis with Cesc Fabregas during the Euro 2012 tournament caused a sensation in China and the national Olympic coach, Liu Guolang praised his game.
Piqué will be the subject of a webchat with Barça fans on Tencent Weibo this Tuesday, starting at 10.30 AM. Follow all the news about Piqué’s chat at t.qq.com/fcbarcelona