Date: 23rd July 2013 at 9:29am
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pique - fabregas

defender has some words of advice for his former club , telling the English champions to stop wasting their time with their pursuit of .

Having had two offers rebuffed already, are said to be preparing a third bid for the midfielder that will break the club’s transfer record.

But with Barcelona president apparently telling United that Cesc is not for sale, United’s efforts to sign the former captain seem futile, an idea echoed by Pique in .

The red top quotes Pique as saying:

“United are wasting their time.

“It took a long time for Cesc to get his dream move back home and he won’t give it up.

“This is home. It is where his family is, and he is playing with his closest friends.

“He has told us he is happy and that he intends to stay with Barcelona.”