Gerard Pique knocked out of World Series of Poker by delighted football fan!

This is yet another sign of how football is growing in America.

Barcelona and Spain defender Gerard Pique has been taking part in the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas but his run has just come to an end.

Michael Aron was the player who knocked out Pique.

Video of Michael Aron describing how he was psyched to beat Pique at the World Series of Poker is above.

According to, the poker battle between Pique and Aron went as follows: