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Profession: Sports Men
Other Profession(s): Football player
Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz born on 24 January 1987. In addition to being an Uruguayan professional footballer, he also plays for the Uruguayan national football team and the Uruguayan first-division team Nacional. It is the passing of the ball, the finishing of the ball, and the certainty with which he handles the ball that makes him known as El Pistolero ('The Gunman'). There is no doubt that Suárez is one of the greatest strikers of all time and one of the best players of his generation. Aside from winning two Golden Shoes, Suárez has also earned one Eredivisie Golden Boot, one Premier League Golden Boot, and one Pichichi Trophy in his career. Over the course of his career, he has scored over 500 goals for both his club and country.
As a youth footballer, Suárez played for Sportivo Artigas, a club based in the Salto neighborhood of Cerro, where he grew up.
2007: As of August 9, 2007, Suárez has signed a five-year contract with Ajax, and he made his first appearance for the club in a UEFA Champions League qualifier against Slavia Prague, on August 15, 2007.
2011: A 2–0 victory over Stoke City at Anfield marked Suárez's Liverpool debut on Tuesday, February 2, 2011, against the Reds.
2014: As of July 11, 2014, Luis Suárez had signed a five-year contract with Barcelona for an undisclosed sum of money as part of his transfer deal.
On August 18 against Club León of Mexico at Camp Nou, Suárez made his Barcelona debut against the club after the CAS allowed him to play in friendly matches.
2015: At the UEFA Super Cup 2015, on August 11, 2015, Suárez scored and assisted a goal as Barcelona defeated Sevilla 5–4, after extra time, to win the 2015 UEFA Super Cup. It was Suárez's first goal of the season.
On the opening day of the 2016-17 season, Suárez scored a goal during Barcelona's 2–0 home victory over Sevilla in the first leg of the 2016 Supercopa de Espaa against Barcelona as he marked his first goal of the new season.
A September 2 match between Barcelona and newly promoted Huesca ended with Luis Suárez scoring twice for Barcelona in an 8-2 victory.
The Uruguayan made his debut for the club on September 27, scoring two goals and providing Marcos Llorente with an assist in the process.
2007: Uruguay's 3–1 victory over Colombia on February 8, 2007, marked the debut of Suárez as a senior player for the national team.
2010 FIFA World Cup:
In June 2010, Uruguay's football coach, Scar Tabárez, drafted Suárez into Uruguay's 23-man World Cup squad.
2005–06, 2022: Primera División
2005–06, 2022: Torneo Clausura
2009–10: KNVB Cup
2011–12: Football League Cup: 2011–12
2011–12: FA Cup runner-up
During the 2014 FIFA World Cup, Luis Suárez was found guilty of biting Italian player Giorgio Chiellini during a game, so he missed the first half of the season.