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Suarez Speaks Out After Barca Boss' 'Untouchable' Comments

Luis Suarez has become the first star to speak out after FC Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu left him off the 'untouchables' list in the team.

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While there are expexted to a number of changes at the Camp Nou before next season, Bartomeu singled out seven players who will not be sold.

That list included Lionel Messi, Marc-Andre ter Stegen, Nelson Semedo, Frenkie de Jong, Clement Lenglet, Ousmane Dembele and Antoine Griezmann.

Suarez has now asked for clarity for the club president after six years with the Catalan giants.

“There is talk of some names that the president gave, of changes that can be made, but nobody told me that they want to do without me,” Suarez said in an interview with El Pais .

“If this is the desire of the club, it would be good if the person in charge speaks directly to me. I've been at Barca for six years, enough time to say what they think. It's better to tell me if I am one of the ones that they want out. It remains to be seen.

“I also want the best for the club and my plan today is to continue, but if the club thinks that I am expendable, I have no problem speaking with those who decide.

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“[I want to stay], as long as I am counted on, I want to continue contributing as much as I can.

“I have felt the support of the fans since I arrived and that also gives me a lot of strength to continue.”

Read: Official: Chelsea Sign Barca Defender, Announce Another Exit

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