Spanish football morning headlines for 31 March.
Kroos highlights Qatar
The Germany international was not involved during this international break but his national teammates have raised awareness via pre-match t-shirts highlighting human rights issues.
“Immigrant workers are subjected to days without rest with the temperature under a torrid 50 degrees, they suffer from insufficient nutrition, without drinking water and at crazy temperatures,” said Kroos, as per Cadena Cope.
🗣️ “Los trabajadores inmigrantes tienen jornadas sin descanso bajo 50 grados”
😕 “Sufren una alimentación insuficiente, sin agua potable”https://t.co/uBCq8AzZhc
— El Partidazo de COPE (@partidazocope) March 31, 2021
“All of these are absolutely unacceptable point. Would a boycott serve to improve working conditions? I think not.
“Football always arouses extreme attention. Be it before the tournament or during it.”
Pique returns to Barca training
The goal was always for Pique to return for first-team selection following on from the international break and he is on course to complete this goal following his return to training.