Luis Suarez retirement rumors concern Gremio teammates


Luis Suárez‘s teammates at Gremio and the Brazilian membership’s president expressed concern Wednesday after media hypothesis that the striker is on the verge of retirement due to persistent knee ache.

The 36-year-old former Barcelona and Liverpool striker has not commented on Brazilian media studies this week, however Gremio president Alberto Guerra, defender Reinaldo and midfielder João Paulo Bitello have spoken publicly concerning the veteran participant’s difficulties in coaching and matches. His proper knee is his major damage concern.

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“[He needs] a variety of injections, a variety of medication,” Guerra advised reporters throughout an occasion on the membership’s stadium. “It’s reaching a restrict. However we do not know the place that restrict is, when is his final [match].”

Guerra mentioned Suárez might even want knee alternative surgical procedure at some stage.

Regardless of the hypothesis, the Uruguay striker is anticipated to play for Gremio towards America within the Brazilian league sport on Thursday.

Bitello mentioned Suárez “complains about his ache, he has an overload in his legs, he sacrifices himself,” including that the participant has to place his well being first.

“If that [retirement] occurs it is going to be an enormous loss for us. We get alongside very properly, he is a superb participant. However his well being comes at the start else,” Bitello advised Radio Bandeirantes. “He has [had] a wonderful profession and we’ve got to take take care of this damage to not worsen.

“He by no means talked about retirement, however throughout coaching classes he complains about ache.”

Reinaldo mentioned he and his teammates “are having fun with each second” with Suárez.

“We hope he can keep on this yr and within the subsequent one,” Reinaldo mentioned. “He’s a participant that helps us rather a lot day-to-day and through matches.”

Suárez joined Gremio in December. He has performed 25 matches for the southern Brazil group and scored 11 targets. His contract is because of expire on the finish of 2024.

He had been linked with a reunion with former Barca teammate Lionel Messi at MLS membership Inter Miami SC, however Suarez rejected that concept as “not possible” earlier this month.


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