Register Login Scores

International

'Luis Suarez Makes The Difference'

Love him or hate him, you have to admit that Luis Suarez is a world class footballer.

In fact, there is a growing consensus that ‘El Pistolero’ is one of the few players in world football capable of winning games all by himself, alongside luminaries like Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and lately Gareth Bale.

Liverpool fans have come to revere the Uruguayan’s match-winning abilities, and would dearly prefer him to stay despite the obvious flaws in his win-at-all-costs character.

And it is easy to see why Real Madrid are considering meeting Liverpool’s estimated £50 million asking price for the former Ajax Amsterdam skipper.

Last night against France, Suarez scored the kind of goal only he seems capable of: bursting into space, jinking past his marker with a combination of speed, strength and dancing feet, using his body to shield the ball and then slicing it into the back of the net from a dubious angle, before the goalkeeper even saw him raise his vicious boot.

Having come on as a second half substitute, it was Suarez who gave Uruguay their 1-0 friendly win over Les Bleus in Montevideo. And France boss Didier Deschamps admits his team were powerless to stop the Liverpool man.

"We had opportunities in the first half to take the lead but then they brought on a player like Suarez," Deschamps told TF1.

"That changed things a lot. Even though he changed things and they some created chances, we kept up our levels of effort. After the goal they slowed the game down but we still had the opportunity to equalise.

"There were a lot of changes made on both sides. It was a pretty even game all things told and one moment from Suarez made the difference. "

 

Click HERE to watch Suarez’s polished finish.

Luis Suarez The Impossible 2011 HD

Luis Suarez On Ballon d'Or & Real Madrid

'Luis Suarez Makes The Difference'

8 comments

Top 5

PSL Announce New Premiership Sponsor

167 Sep 24, 2020 06:21 PM in PSL

The World's 10 Highest-Paid Football Stars Today

Sep 14, 2020 08:30 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Pirates Make Decision On Defender After Hlatshwayo Arrival

28 Sep 23, 2020 01:28 PM in Orlando Pirates

14 Footballers Who Have Degrees

18 Sep 16, 2020 08:30 PM in World News

Reported Mass Clearout At Ajax After Promotion Heartbreak!

8 Sep 23, 2020 10:22 AM in Siyagobhoza

Inside Chiefs: Images Of Amakhosi Back At Training!

23 Sep 27, 2020 02:31 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Sleek Bafana Home & Away Concept Jerseys Showcased

21 Sep 23, 2020 03:27 PM in The Best Of The Rest

Mokoena Added To Chiefs Transfer Shopping List?

57 Sep 23, 2020 05:30 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Official: Swallows Announce Seventh Signing

40 Sep 26, 2020 08:53 AM in PSL

Pirates Make Decision On Defender After Hlatshwayo Arrival

28 Sep 23, 2020 01:28 PM in Orlando Pirates

Mokoena Added To Chiefs Transfer Shopping List?

57 Sep 23, 2020 05:30 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

11 Footballers Who Went Broke

33 Jun 10, 2020 07:15 PM in World News

Pirates New Midfield Ace’s Contract Details Revealed

23 Sep 24, 2020 02:00 PM in Orlando Pirates

The 10 Richest Footballers In The World

11 May 20, 2020 08:32 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Pitso Hits Back At Critics: They Are Also Billionaires!

208 Sep 24, 2020 10:00 AM in Mamelodi Sundowns