Pique reveals that Barca team-mate gets his father to drop him off at training

first_imgBarcelona’s Jordi Alba is one of the best full-backs in the world, but when it comes to his own transportation he’s still reliant on his family – despite being 30.Alba’s team-mate, Gerard Pique, recently revealed on Spanish TV that Alba gets a lift to training every day from his dad – yes, you heard right. Steve Round reveals how Mikel Arteta convinced him to join Arsenal staff Pique said on La Resistencia: “His [Fati’s] Dad brings him,’ he said. ‘Just like Jordi Alba.”Alba does not have a driving licence, so therefore relies on his father to get him to work.One would suggest it may be worth Alba sorting one of these sometime in the near future.On the pitch, the Catalan giants are set to be without the defender for another few weeks after he suffered a fresh injury blow in last week’s goalless draw with Slavia Prague. Gerrard launches furious touchline outburst as horror tackle on Barisic sparks chaos PAYBACK Alba’s Barcelona team-mate Gerard Pique says he relies on his dad to get to training every day Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ 2 Jordi Alba is a regular in Barcelona’s defence getty images SORRY getty images MOST READ IN FOOTBALL The average first-team salaries at every Premier League club in 2019 center_img latest Sky Sports presenter apologises for remarks made during Neville’s racism discussion appointed Liverpool’s signings under Michael Edwards – will Minamino be the next big hit? ‘I’ll get him’ – Robertson further endears himself to fans with revenge vow to Mane revealed LATEST Liverpool transfer news live: Mbappe latest, Lille star wants to join Reds in future 2 scrap TOP WORK The Spaniard had to be replaced by Sergi Roberto at the Nou Camp, with Barca revealing the severity of the thigh problem.“Jordi Alba has had a relapse of the left biceps femoris muscle injury. He is injured and his evolution will define his availability,” read a club statement.It is believed to be a similar injury to the one Alba sustained in the Champions League stalemate with Borussia Dortmund back in September.Alba is expected to miss the upcoming games against Leganes, Borussia Dortmund and Atletico Madrid.last_img read more