Found October 28, 2013 on
PLAYERS: Luis Suarez
Lucas Leiva believes Luis Suarez demonstrated his credentials as one of world football’s finest players on Saturday — and insists the Uruguayan can make the difference in the race for a top-four finish. Suarez was in scintillating form as he struck a hat-trick to help Liverpool to a 4-1 victory over West Bromwich Albion — and his Brazilian teammate was left to wax lyrical about his ability. “Luis is such a special talent,” Lucas told the Liverpool Echo. ”He was the best player in the Premier League last season. We know he loves what he does and he wants to help the team. His mind is focused on helping the team achieve great things. “Every player here wants to play in the Champions League. No-one wants to spend Tuesday and Wednesday nights watching the matches on TV. “Luis is one of the top five best players in the world and he wants to be there in the big games. That’s why he’s so committed to this team — he wants to put Liverpool back in the Champions League. “That’s what we all w

Luis Suarez a magician for Liverpool

It sounds ridiculous, but it seems to be a stroke of considerable luck for Liverpool that Arsenal only bid a mere £40,000,001 for Luis Suarez over the summer. Maybe it's not even too much of an exaggeration to say it was the best thing that could have happened to them. There were certainly enough whispers around football during the early days of the transfer window to suggest...

Suarez Out For Rest Of The Season

Suarez Out For Rest Of The Season - originally posted on Soccerlens.comYes, you read that right. Suarez is possibly out for rest of the season after suffering a knee injury in the training. He was on a great form this season and his injury will be a huge blow to his club. Hang on, are you thinking about Luis Suarez and wondering how and when did it happen? A big apology if the headline...

Rodgers dismisses Suarez talk

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers has shrugged off talk that this could be Luis Suarez's final season at Anfield. Suarez's future at Liverpool was the subject of constant speculation during the summer window, with the player angling for a move away in search of playing in the UEFA Champions League . Liverpool rejected two bids from Arsenal for the Uruguayan and the striker...

Luis Suarez tipped for extended Liverpool stay despite summer transfer talk

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers is confident Luis Suarez will remain at Anfield beyond the end of the season, despite his summer flirtations with Arsenal and Real Madrid. The Uruguay striker spelled out his desire to quit Liverpool during pre-season, but the Reds held firm and rebuffed two bids from the Gunners. The move looks like it’s paid off, with Suarez netting six goals...

AP global football poll Quotebox

Axel Torres, Marca Radio, Spain ''Luis Suarez scored an amazing hat trick against West Brom. His `solo-effort' was wonderful, but his two headed-goals even were more important to show that he is developing into a world-class one-touch finisher, which he never was before.'' --- Leonardo Bertozzi, ESPN Brazil ''Suarez attempting to move to Arsenal already...

Luis Suarez Scores Hat-Trick, Powers Liverpool to 4-1 Win Against West Brom at Anfield

Luis Suarez showed off every skill in his extensive repertoire to inspire Liverpool to a 4-1 victory over West Bromwich Albion in the Barclays Premier League on Saturday. The 26-year-old fired his side into a rapid 2-0 lead with an individual shimmy and accurate finish, which was followed by a scarcely possible header with immense power from the edge of the area. A second header...

Five things we learned this week in the Barclays Premier League

Sunderland’s Fabio Borini scores the late winner in the Tyne and Wear derby. There’s life in the Black Cats yet In the North East football is religion and games don’t come any bigger than Sunderland vs Newcastle. The clear favourites for the game were Newcastle, Sunderland hadn’t won a game all season, have already sacked one managed and lost 4-0 last week in Gus Poyet...

Hazard, Suarez, Van Persie included – 2013 Ballon d’Or award nominees

Hazard, Suarez, Van Persie included – 2013 Ballon d’Or award nominees - originally posted on Soccerlens.com2013 Ballon d’Or nominees have been announced. 23 players from all around Europe have been nominated for football’s highest individual honour, with German Bundesliga leading the way with six nominees. In early December of this year, FIFA and France Football will announce...

Cash + Benzema offer for Luis Suarez: Paper Review

Cash + Benzema offer for Luis Suarez: Paper Review - originally posted on Soccerlens.comSo, Chelsea and Manchester United move into the quarter finals of the Capital One Cup tie. At one point of time, in the first half, it seemed like Chelsea are playing at home, while the Gunners were chasing the shadows. They outplayed their opponents with sheer quality and deservedly earned a...

We’ve Lost To Sunderland Twice – We’re More Experienced Now

In the first home game after we were defeated 3-0 by Sunderland in April, we collapsed and lost 6-0 to Liverpool, even though Luis Suarez was suspended and didn’t play in that game. Alan Pardew – more experienced now So it’s hardly surprising that Alan Pardew was asked today if in the first home game […]

Borini harbours hopes of Liverpool return

Fabio Borini insists he has not given up on his Liverpool FC career. The on-loan Italian striker was Sunderland’s derby day match-winner when he came off the bench to score the decisive goal in Sunday’s 2-1 success over Newcastle - his first strike for the Black Cats. That matches his Premier League tally for the Reds, where he spent an injury-ravaged first season having arrived...

Elvis Afriyie Ankrah Sets Ghana 2014 World Cup Target, Eyes Brazil Final

Ghana want to play Brazil in 2014 World Cup finals Ghana have set an audacious target of reaching the finals of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, the country’s highly-respected sports minister Elvis Afriyie Ankrah has revealed. The Black Stars are overwhelming favourite to make a third successive appearance at the global showpiece after thrashing Egypt 6-1 in the first leg tie...
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