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Barcelona boss Ronald Koeman won’t stop Gerard Pique from voicing his opinion after his blast for the board.

On the eve of today’s El Clasico against Real Madrid, Pique took aim at president Josep Maria Bartomeu and his board over several controversial talking points.

“Pique has been at the club many years and he is entitled to his opinion, which I respect,” Koeman said during Friday’s pre-match press conference.

“He is intelligent and knows that if he does an interview like this, he will play well tomorrow.

“I respect his opinions, if he is involved.”

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