[351][41][352] He has a tattoo of his daughter's name Delfina on his wrist which he kisses as part of his goal celebration – this celebration routine is featured in EA Sports’ video game FIFA 15 as "Kiss The Wrist". [267] In November 2013, Uruguay defeated Jordan 5–0 on aggregate in an intercontinental play-off to qualify for the 2014 World Cup. [207], On 21 April, Barcelona won their fourth consecutive Copa del Rey title in beating Sevilla 5–0 in Madrid, with Suárez scoring twice. [227], In June 2010, Óscar Tabárez named Suárez to Uruguay's 23-man World Cup squad. [93] Suárez wrote on his Twitter and Facebook pages that he was upset by the accusation and denied the claims. It was the longest such ban in World Cup history, exceeding the eight-match ban handed to Italy's Mauro Tassotti for breaking the nose of Spain's Luis Enrique at the 1994 World Cup. ... FIFA 20 FIFA 19 FIFA 18 FIFA 17 FIFA 16 FIFA 15 FIFA 14 FIFA 13 FIFA 12 FIFA 11 FIFA 10 FIFA 09 FIFA 08 FIFA 07. FIFA 18 https://store.playstation.com/#!/es-es/tid=CUSA07994_00 [143], On 1 March, Suárez made his 100th Premier League appearance, scoring in a 3–0 win over Southampton at St Mary's Stadium. | FC Barcelona", "MATCH REPORT: Real Sociedad v FC Barcelona: Thrilling comeback win (2–4) | FC Barcelona", "FC Barcelona – Girona: Unstoppable! [200] He scored twice against Leganés in a 3–0 win at the Estadio Municipal de Butarque on 18 November. He won his first trophy in 2010, the KNVB Cup, finishing the season as the league's top scorer and was named Dutch Footballer of the Year. After watching only that match, the scouts approached Suárez and said they wanted to buy him, and after the season, Groningen paid Nacional €800,000 for him. [199] On 14 October, Suárez maintained Barcelona's undefeated start to a La Liga season with a late header against Atlético Madrid at the Metropolitano Stadium in Madrid. [309] He won his 100th cap on 20 June 2018 in Uruguay's second group match at the World Cup, scoring the only goal against Saudi Arabia at the Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don to advance the nation into the last 16. That's especially surprising considering he also performs consistently for the national team. [233][234] Uruguay won Group A and advanced to the knockout stage. [221], After becoming Barcelona head coach on 19 August 2020, Ronald Koeman informed Suárez he was no longer wanted, and club president Josep Maria Bartomeu had also left him off a list of players he considered not for sale in the aftermath of the 8–2 defeat to Bayern Munich in the Champions League earlier that month. [227] His goals came in a group stage draw against Spain[228] and in the Round of 16 against the United States, but the U.S. won 2–1 and Uruguay was eliminated from the tournament. [158], Suárez missed the first part of the season after being found guilty of biting Italian player Giorgio Chiellini at the 2014 FIFA World Cup. [80], After winning the Player of the Tournament at the 2011 Copa América,[88] Suárez had a disappointing 2011–12 season by his standards. I received an email that I created a new SoFIFA account, but I didn’t sign up for a new account, 3. Posted by Goal.com on Wednesday, January 17, 2018. It was just the two of us inside the area and he bumped into me with his shoulder and that's how my eye got like this as well. [40] His teammate and fellow Uruguayan, Bruno Silva, helped him settle into living in the Netherlands and playing for a new team. [111], On 21 April 2013, during a 2–2 draw with Chelsea in a Premier League match at Anfield, Suárez bit Branislav Ivanović; this was the second time Suárez had bitten an opponent. Though unable to score, Suárez claimed the distinction of scoring more goals and assists in his first 100 matches in Spain than both Cristiano Ronaldo and Messi; Suárez contributed 88 goals and 43 assists in his first 100 matches for Barcelona, compared to Ronaldo's 95 goals and 29 assists, and Messi's 41 goals and 14 assists. [235] This win put Uruguay through to the quarter-finals for the first time since 1970. 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[303][304], On 25 March 2016, after over a year of international absence for Uruguay, Suárez scored an equalizer against Brazil in Recife for a 2–2 draw in the qualification process for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. You can unsubscribe at any time. Luis Suarez and Son Heung-min lead the latest EA Sports FIFA Team of the Week after sublime displays at the weekend. [134] He scored twice and assisted once as the team recorded a 5–0 win at White Hart Lane to close the gap on league leaders Arsenal to two points. It's like calling someone fat, thin or whatever. [279] As the Italian players protested to Mexican referee Marco Antonio Rodríguez for not penalising Suárez for the bite, Uruguay won a corner and scored. [note 3] He has also been accused of and admitted to diving,[28][29] and in 2011, the FA found him guilty of racially abusing Patrice Evra,[30] a decision Suárez disputes. [146] On 30 March, he broke Robbie Fowler's club record of 28 goals in a Premier League season in a 4–0 home win against Tottenham which took Liverpool top of the league with six matches remaining. [285] Suárez's lawyer said that "we don't have any doubts" of a European-based campaign against Suárez. She said it was "normal", and that it was "a word people use with their friends. [11] This was his 11th goal of the season and his 300th senior career goal. When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. 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In the summer of 2014, Suárez moved to Barcelona in a transfer worth €82.3 million (£64.98 million), making him one of the most expensive players in football history. Join the discussion or compare with others! [189][190] Although he remained in the squad, he missed both of his national side's opening group losses to Mexico and Venezuela, which resulted in a first-round elimination from the tournament. [129] On 26 October, he scored his fourth Premier League hat-trick, his first at Anfield, in a 4–1 defeat of West Bromwich Albion. Suárez was born in Salto, Uruguay to Sandra Diaz and Rodolfo Suárez, the fourth of seven boys. Uruguay head coach Óscar Tabárez called Suárez "a great forward, an elite player among forwards in the world",[320] and Liverpool coach Kenny Dalglish said, "he's intelligent, he's had a fantastic education at Ajax". [52], During the 2008–09 season, Ajax head coach Marco van Basten noted how Suárez played an important role in many of Ajax's goals, but Van Basten was also upset by the number of yellow cards Suárez received. [14][15], In his first season at Barcelona, Suárez starred in an attacking trio alongside Lionel Messi and Neymar, helping the club win a historic second continental treble of La Liga, the Copa del Rey and the UEFA Champions League. [261] In the first pre-tournament warm-up game against Chile on 11 July, Suárez scored a hat-trick for Uruguay as they came from 0–2 down to win 6–4 in a thrilling match.[262]. [39], Suárez was found by a group of scouts from the Dutch club Groningen when they were in Uruguay to scout another player. [315] The list excludes Brazil and Argentina as the ratings of both of their squads have already been revealed. [319] Harry Redknapp said that Suárez could play anywhere – as the target man or behind as a second striker. [155], On 11 July 2014, Suárez agreed with Barcelona on a five-year contract for an undisclosed transfer fee. [250] During the tournament, Suárez played 543 minutes in six appearances and scored three goals. [107] On 10 March, Suárez scored his 50th goal in all competitions since joining the Reds by scoring the opener in a 3–2 home victory over Tottenham Hotspur, ending Spurs' 12-match unbeaten run. As they watched, he won and converted a penalty and scored a "wonder goal" against Defensor. [113] Contrary to claims from Suárez, Ivanović did not accept an apology. [91] He finished sixth for the 2011 FIFA Ballon d'Or. 7. [266], Suárez ended the 2014 World Cup qualification campaign as top scorer in the South American section with 11 goals in 14 matches. [46][47], Suárez signed a five-year contract with Ajax[45][47] and made his club debut in the UEFA Champions League qualifier against Slavia Prague. On 24 July, Suárez and his lawyers filed an appeal with the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) and requested the sanctions be reduced or the suspension to be lifted. Play it now. [36] In May 2005, at age 18, Suárez made his first-team debut against Atlético Junior in the Copa Libertadores. (6–1) | FC Barcelona", "Sevilla FC – FC Barcelona: A minute of magic (2–2) | FC Barcelona", "FC Barcelona 2–1 València CF: Record breakers | FC Barcelona", "Sevilla 0–5 FC Barcelona: Wanda-ful! And he thrashed them. [316], Suárez creates goal scoring chances with his powerful shot,[226] and has "remarkable technical ability" according to his FIFA profile. [286] Various Uruguayan individuals defended Suárez, questioning if he had actually bitten Chiellini, and criticised the severity of his ban, including President of Uruguay José Mujica, who labelled the ban "fascist" and called FIFA "a bunch of old sons of bitches";[287][288] AUF president Wilmar Valdez;[285] Uruguay captain Diego Lugano;[289] and Uruguay head coach Óscar Tabárez, who resigned from two FIFA posts in protest of the ban. [180] Suárez finished the tournament as top scorer with five goals and was also named the best player of the tournament. [330] During the 2018 World Cup game against Portugal, after collisions with Portuguese players, Suarez twice acted like he had a head injury despite Suarez's head not being touched. [48] He scored one goal in his Eredivisie debut for the club[49] and two goals in his home debut at the Amsterdam Arena. He can decide games. [60] He had a number of multiple-goal matches throughout the season, including four in wins over Slovan Bratislava in the UEFA Europe League play-off round,[61] VVV-Venlo[62][63] and Roda JC. [92], The season was marked by an incident in which Suárez was found guilty by a three-man panel from The Football Association (FA) of racially abusing Patrice Evra during a match against Manchester United in October; he was issued an eight-match suspension and a £40,000 fine. [233][234], During the round of 16 against South Korea, Suárez scored both goals in a 2–1 win. [341][342], Suárez features in EA Sports' FIFA video game series: as a result of Suárez's ban for his bite on Giorgio Chiellini at the 2014 World Cup, players in FIFA 15 were unable to select Suárez until his ban ended on 26 October. 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[37] One night, he was caught drinking and partying, prompting his coach to threaten he would never play unless he started playing football more seriously. [193], Suárez opened his UEFA Champions League account for the season with two goals in a 7–0 defeat of Celtic; this was followed by another goal in a 5–1 defeat of Leganés. [144] In the following fixture, he scored his 25th league goal of the season as Liverpool defeated Manchester United at Old Trafford for the first time since 2009 by a convincing three-goal margin. [56] Suárez was also named Ajax Player of the Year. Suárez also led the league in assists, tied at 16 with Messi, becoming the first player ever to lead La Liga in both goals and assists. [172] On 2 May, he scored his first hat-trick for the club, in 8–0 win at Córdoba. At international level, Suárez is Uruguay's all-time leading goalscorer, and has represented his nation at three editions of the FIFA World Cup and three editions of the Copa América, as well as the 2012 Summer Olympics, and the 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup, where he helped his team to a fourth-place finish. [268], On 22 May, Suárez underwent emergency surgery on his left knee. [210], On 2 September 2018, Suárez scored twice for Barcelona in an 8–2 win over newly promoted Huesca. [178], On 17 December, Suárez scored all three goals as Barcelona defeated Chinese club Guangzhou Evergrande 3–0 in the 2015 FIFA Club World Cup semi-final in Yokohama, Japan, becoming the first player to score a hat-trick in the competition's history. [41] Suárez especially made his mark in a 4–3 home win over Vitesse, when with ten minutes to go he subsequently won a penalty and scored two goals. [40] He also scored in a 4–2 loss to Serbian club Partizan in his European debut on 14 September 2006. [256][257] Suárez scored both goals in Uruguay's 2–0 semi-final win over Peru and was named Man of the Match. [179] He then scored twice in Barcelona's 3–0 win over Argentine club River Plate in the final. [17] He ended the season with a total of 40 league goals, 14 of which came in his last five matches, and 16 assists, becoming the first player in history to top La Liga in both goals and assists.[18][19]. [250] He assisted Cavani on Uruguay's first goal,[251] but Uruguay lost 3–2. ... FIFA 18. As a result of this ban, Suárez was banned from participating in the 2015 Copa América. [24][70] The KNVB increased Suárez's suspension to seven league matches.