Luis Suarez choked farewell Barca, photographic memories with Messi:
24/9 pm (local time), Barcelona held a farewell press conference striker Luis Suarez, almost one day after the Uruguay striker's transfer to Atletico Madrid for € 6 million officially completed. The press conference also attended by Josep Bartomeu chairman and several stars such as Lionel Messi, Jordi Alba, Gerard Pique, Sergio Busquets Sergi Roberto and.
Earlier, the Suarez family lingered Nou Camp photographic memories inside the titles he won during 6 years with Barca.
Suarez choked farewell press conference in Barcelona
Once uttered the first sentence "I want to thank ..." Suarez must pause for a few seconds because too emotional, then calm down enough to speak gratitude Barca and especially Lionel friend Messi. 33 year old striker expressed gratitude to the Camp Nou when his determination to enlist in summer 2014 - the time of Suarez biting Chiellini entangled in scandal at the World Cup:
"Whether that I ever caught in scandal at the 2014 World Cup, Barca still recruiting and supporting me all around. Being draped biggest club in the world is a dream come true. I am happy to have many friends here. With emotional farewell in the moment, I want to remember the most beautiful memories, titles, goals as well as the opportunity to fight alongside the best player football history (referring to Messi) ".
Earlier, media said that Barca spurned Suarez also somewhat demanding decisions affecting Messi left the club in May 8. As revealed from the striker 33 years, both he and friends all feel deprived because going to stand at either end of the front line:
"When new to Barca, several people told me: 'Beware Messi, he also rocks at the striker position there', but most of them are crap. Messi know what I think. We all mature for each other advice. He felt strange when about to become my opponent but the relationship between the two does not mean that change ".
Suarez admitted causes him tore themselves away due not in the plans of coach Ronald Koeman: "The club needs to change and the coach did not want me. I want to prove himself still capable of playing in college the highest level. But after talking with him, I knew everything was over ".
Suarez Messi revealed extremely shortfalls knowing he prepares farewell Barca
Still, 33 years old striker confirmed his relationship with Barca or Koeman not as severe as what the media reported last time: Interval 1 month is crazy. There are internal affairs leak or exaggerated made me feel extremely urgent.
Whether joining Atletico with excitement, I still do not dare to think about the prospect of facing Barcelona. Player, you must accept that the current club say they do not need you anymore. "
Besides, Suarez also expressed eagerness before a new challenge in his career - Atletico Madrid: "There are many call but I just wanted to go to a place that can compete with Barcelona and Real Madrid. I spoke with Griezmann and Diego Godín (former Atletico player) and know I will clothe very strong team. "
Expected, Suarez could be reunited Barca in La Liga 2020/21 on June 22/11 (Wanda Metropolitano pitch, leg) and 05/09/2021 (Nou Camp, leg).
Suarez take photographs inside the trophy he won with Barca
Messi and many stars also attended the farewell ceremony Suarez