Pique: Puyol deserves the award
Iker Casillas and Xavi Hernandez collect Prince Of Asturias recently and now next Spanish International Gerrard Pique believes his club and country mate Carlos Puyol deserves the award.
Spain won last three biggest tournament in which they participate Euro 2008, World Cup 2010 and Euro 2012 and now Xavi and Casillas has been awarded prestigious Prince of Asturias award.
The Spanish International and Barcelona defender Pique thinks his club captain Carlos Puyol also deserves the award and should have been given chance to collect the award. Pique wrote on his twitter.” I sincerely cannot understand why Puyol is not collecting the Prince of Asturias prize with Iker and Xavi, Just like Xavi and Iker, Puyol represents all these years of success that the national side has had. They were the first players who started this generation.”
At last he also praised the winners.” Many congratulations to Iker and Xavi! You deserve it! I’m very proud to be your team-mate.”