Since his arrival in Barcelona in 2014, Luis Suarez was forming a friendship that became unbreakable with Lionel Messi, who received him with open arms to form one of the highest scoring forwards in Europe at the time.
A bond that lasts over time, even though sporting life has completely separated them. One in Madrid and the other in Paris, however, “we talk every day,” he recently acknowledged. The gunman in dialogue with TNT Sports, before revealing a striking curiosity.
“He told me that it suffers a lot to play with cold and snow”, said the forward charrúa regarding the climate of the French capital during the European winter. “You have to get used to what the cold here is surely,” he considered, understanding that in Spain, more precisely in Barcelona, a snowfall can rarely be unleashed.
The Argentine star is in the middle of a strong crossroads in France. While on the one hand raised a new Ballon d’Or again in his career, local media like The team O The Parisian they went back to question his game after what was PSG’s last league game, which did not go from a draw to one against Lens.
At the same time, the current forward of the tool explained that he experienced “difficult sensations” when he had to face The flea at the Camp Nou while still the captain of Barcelona: “When we play Uruguay against Argentina it is differentThey are always beautiful games and having Leo as a rival is difficult and complicated ”.
The last time they saw each other on the field was precisely in one of these South American classics corresponding to the FIFA qualifiers for the Qatar 2022 World Cup. That duel, which began with Suárez as the starter and Messi entering the second half, ended with the victory of the whole albiceleste 1-0 with a goal from Ángel Dí María in Montevideo.
Regarding the Uruguayan team, the former Barcelona was also consulted about the departure of Master Tabarez: “I spoke with him and with all the people on his coaching staff. I thanked him and wanted to give him my support in that difficult moment because the fault was not only his. “
Finally, he referred to the information that approached Marcelo gallardo to the position of coach of Uruguay: “The name of Gallardo already says it all. What he did at the international level … he has a prestige that as a player he has had and now as a coach he has shown it in these last 7 or 8 years at River, winning almost everything, I think it would be a privilege ”.