"I am proud that I was part of all that success but now I want to focus on Barcelona, because I have many years left here and I want to enjoy them".
Pique declared his intention to quit worldwide football after the 2018 World Cup following a World Cup qualifier against Albania in October 2016, saying he was exhausted of repeated criticism from supporters and the media, and that he wished "to be left in peace".
Pique will continue playing for Barcelona, who begin their season against Sevilla in the Spanish Super Cup on Sunday. He had said that he was exhausted of repeated criticism and wished to be "left in peace".
Pique announced before the World Cup in Russian Federation that he did not plan on returning to the national team after the summer.
Piqué - who reached his worldwide century during the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation - was part of the successful squads that won the 2010 World Cup and Euro 2012.
For the record, the ability for the best high school players to declare for the NBA Draft will be a welcome development. Therefore, if the players are undrafted, they only have two options: play in the G league or ball overseas.
An Australian tourist is dead after being hit by a truck Friday while riding a bike on Manhattan's Upper West Side. The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) said it was providing consular assistance to Ms Lyden's family.
We went into the game under no illusions and knew it would be hard for us. "The warnings were there, but we didn't react to them". Lampard saw Leeds pull his team apart with pace and movement as his first home game in charge ended in a chastening defeat.
They have cited as evidence Musk's tweet that came on August 7 and the very next day, Tesla shares went up by around 13%. Late Friday Musk mocked short investors in a series of tweets, suggesting his antipathy toward them hasn't dimmed.
Kohli might have survived going mano-a-mano with Anderson, but in these conditions Woakes proved no less worthy an adversary. Virat Kohli was involved in an almighty mix-up that led to Cheteshwar Pujara being run out as India were skittled for 107.
Of course, there's also the as yet untitled Star Trek 4, which appears to be inching closer and closer to production. Star Trek 4 will make history as the first-ever installment in the longstanding franchise to be directed by a woman.
The decrease in stores and manufacturing comes at a time where the Colorado-based company is enjoying growth in the stock market. Executive vice president Carrie Teffner will leave the company by next April, but is stepping down as CFO on August 24.
The agents can cover minimal costs, such as meals and travel expenses related to gauging interest in professional opportunities. The NCAA will now permit underclassmen to join the draft, complete the combine then go back to school if they are not drafted.
Kanye West has blessed the world with yet another brand new track, and sadly this one isn't entirely about "scoopity poop". Obviously, those outlets don't understand that speechless is the literal opposite of Kanye West .
The launch is now planned for Sunday, Aug. 12 at 3:31a.m EDT from Space Launch Complex-37 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. Eight long years of hard work by countless engineers and scientists is finally paying off.
Sources close to Ayew are saying he will leave the Liberty Stadium by the close of the transfer window on 9 August. Ayew was a Ligue 1 victor with OM in 2010 before moving to FC Lorient on a permanent transfer in 2014.
Rescue team rushes to help ailing orca spotted off Canada
About two weeks ago, a heartbreaking picture of an orca mother carrying her dead calf tugged on the heartstrings of the Internet. Response teams were able to administer a dose of antibiotics to the young Southern Resident orca they say is at risk of dying.
Discord Wants to Rival Steam and Will Start to Sell Games
Discord's store will be lead "more by friendships and playing together" rather "than what is now available in the ecosystem". The subscribers of its monthly service will get to play a variety of games that are curated by the platform.
Sharapova storms past Kasatkina in Montreal
Francoise Abanda of Canada is to face American Sloane Stevens later Wednesday on what is forecast to be a rainy day. Every tournament starts from zero. " Now I will try to get ready, learn from the match for the next tournament ".
Perseid Meteor Shower to put on show over South Florida
They are called the Perseids, because they seem to come from, or radiate from, the constellation Perseus, in the northern sky. Make sure to look up this weekend as the Perseid Meteor Shower puts on its annual show in the skies above South Florida.
Day, Scott in mix at PGA as play suspended
Kisner cooled on the second nine and Woodland registered another solid side with birdies on 2 and 3 and a bogey on 4. A brief setback came at the 10th hole, where Woods was unable to convert a short par putt and made bogey.