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Luis Suarez Biography & Latest News

Luis Suarez Biography

Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz is a Uruguayan football player who plays for Premier League club Liverpool and the Uruguayan national team as a forward. His older brother Paolo Suárez is also a professional footballer He began his career playing with Nacional's youth team at the age of 14. Thereafter, he moved to the Netherlands to play for Groningen At age of 19. Suarez transferred to Ajax on a five year contract where Suárez scored 111 goals in 159 appearances. In 2008–09 he was named club Player of the Year. The following year he was named the club captain and was named Dutch Footballer of the Year. He then signed with Liverpool on a five-and-a-half-year deal, keeping him in the club until 2016. Suarez finished the season 2010-11 with four goals in thirteen games and signed a new long-term contract with Liverpool in August 2012. He scored a hat-trick in Liverpool's Premier League at Norwich City for the second consecutive season. On the international front, Diaz was selected to play for Uruguay in the qualifying rounds for the 2007 U-20 World Cup. He also played in 19 of 20 games in 2010 World Cup qualifying tournament and the inter-confederation playoffs, scoring five goals in the process. Suárez Díaz has also played for the 2010 FIFA World Cup, 2011 Copa América and the 2012 Summer Olympics.  

Luis Suarez Latest News & Articles

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La Liga 2016/17: Barcelona stars boycott La Liga Awards Ceremony

A glorious night for Atletico in Valencia was marred by the absence of La Liga Champions Barcelona at the La Liga Awards Ceremony.
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La Liga awards: Antoine Griezmann beats Leo Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo to 'Player of the Year' gong

The Frenchman was recognised for his incredible performances for Atletico Madrid.

La Liga 2016/17: Andres Iniesta could possibly return in time for El Clasico

The initial fear of a season-ending injury has since subsided once the player underwent various tests at the Barcelona training ground.

Steven Gerrard wins Sky Sports' top 50 Manchester United and Liverpool players vote

Steven Gerrard pips Luis Suarez to top spot
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La Liga 2016/17: Barcelona star Luis Suarez open to a move to Ajax

Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez wants to retire at Barcelona but would want to go back to Ajax just to express gratitude to the Dutch club.

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After an exhilarating game between Barcelona and Valencia this afternoon, here are five talking points from the La Liga fixture

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A late Messi goal saw Barcelona overcome a resurgent Valencia team.

Barcelona confirm Andres Iniesta has suffered LCL injury, likely out for 4 months

Iniesta suffered the injury in the game against Valencia

MSN vs BBC - Statistical comparison so far this season

A statistical comparison between two of the world's best attacking trios, so far in the 2016-17 season.
Barcelona look to overcome Pique loss against Valencia (Preview)

La Liga 2016/17: Lionel Messi, Neymar or I will win the Golden Boot next year, says Luis Suarez

Suarez was the top goalscorer of last season with 40 goals in La Liga.
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