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Sport Luis Suarez to complete move to Atletico Madrid

03:15  24 september  2020
03:15  24 september  2020 Source:   dailymail.co.uk

Luis Suarez PASSES Italian exam as he pushes for Juventus move

  Luis Suarez PASSES Italian exam as he pushes for Juventus move With Andrea Pirlo limited as to the number of non-EU (European Union) players he can acquire in one window, the club need Suarez needed to pass his exam in Perugia and acquire dual nationality.Suarez has been deemed surplus to requirements at the Nou Camp by new boss Ronald Koeman and that has accelerated interest in him from Italian champions Juventus.

Luis Suárez is on the verge of leaving Barcelona to join Diego Simeone at Atlético Madrid on a two-year deal. When Koeman confirmed the club’s plans to move him on, Suárez accepted but on his terms. His lawyers began to negotiate an exit, initially with the intention of having his final season paid

Luis Suarez is closing in on a move to Atletico Madrid after the striker's representatives made a breakthrough in talks with Barcelona on Tuesday. Suarez 's move to Atletico appeared to be in some doubt after Bartomeu initially decided that he was unwilling to allow the striker to join one of his

Luis Suarez throwing a baseball on a field: MailOnline logo © Provided by Daily Mail MailOnline logo

Former Liverpool striker Luis Suarez will complete a sensational move to Atletico Madrid after they agreed a fee with Barcelona.

Barca announced that they had agreed a deal which would see the Catalan club receive six million euros (£5.5m).

Suarez joined Barca in 2014 and helped the club win four LaLiga titles, four Copa del Reys and the Champions League in 2015.

Luis Suarez standing on a baseball field: Atletico Madrid confirmed that they have agreed a deal to sign Luis Suarez for £5.5million © Provided by Daily Mail Atletico Madrid confirmed that they have agreed a deal to sign Luis Suarez for £5.5million

Atletico confirmed via their official website that Suarez will join them subject to him passing a medical and his contract being formalised.

Suarez joins Atletico: Thirteen trophies, 283 games and 198 goals – forward's Barca career in numbers

  Suarez joins Atletico: Thirteen trophies, 283 games and 198 goals – forward's Barca career in numbers We take a look at the numbers behind Luis Suarez's stellar Barcelona career following his move to Atletico Madrid.Suarez celebrated countless titles after swapping Premier League giants Liverpool for Barcelona in 2014, while establishing himself as a Blaugrana great.

A move for Suárez would enable Atlético to send Álvaro Morata back Juve on loan, and Diego Simeone to pair the former Liverpool striker with L’Équipe is serving notice that it will heavily feature a three-way tug of love over Kylian Mbappé between Liverpool, Manchester United and Real Madrid .

Luis Suarez appears to be closing in on a move to Atletico Madrid after agreeing personal terms to sign for Diego Simeone’s side. The deal is still not complete , with a number of issues still needing ironing out, including whether Atletico will pay a transfer fee and whether Barcelona will pay Suarez

Barcelona, meanwhile, thanked Suarez for his significant contribution to the club.

A statement on their official website read: 'FC Barcelona would like to publicly express their gratitude to Luis Suarez for his commitment and dedication and wishes him all the best for the future.'

Neymar, Luis Suarez are posing for a picture: Suarez won an array of trophies during his time at Barcelona, including the Champions League © Provided by Daily Mail Suarez won an array of trophies during his time at Barcelona, including the Champions League

The 33-year-old will have a farewell press conference at the Nou Camp on Thursday afternoon.

During his time at Barcelona Suarez scored 198 goals in 283 appearances.

However, he was informed by recently-appointed manager Ronald Koeman that he isn't part of his plans.

a football player on a field: Suarez boasts a return of eight goals in 18 appearances against Atletico during his career © Provided by Daily Mail Suarez boasts a return of eight goals in 18 appearances against Atletico during his career

Suarez has scored eight goals in 18 appearances against Atletico during his career, so Diego Simeone's side will certainly be pleased that he is now playing for them.

Luis Suarez and Diego Simeone are made for each other at Atletico

  Luis Suarez and Diego Simeone are made for each other at Atletico PETE JENSON: At the end of last season Simeone's nose twitched when it became clear Barcelona were booting out Suarez. He had always wanted the club to sign the Barcelona star.At the end of last season Simeone's nose twitched when it became clear Barcelona were booting out their third all-time highest scorer. He had always wanted the club to sign Suarez and had, in the same breath, always seen it as impossible. The deal still looked very hard to make work.

Legit.ng News ★ Luis Suarez 's deal could be announced by Atletico Madrid today. The 33-year-old has agreed to join the Spanish League. Reports claim the former Liverpool forward agreed to cut down his wages before joining Diego Simeone's side after a move to Juventus collapsed this window.

Luis Suarez left Barcelona’s training ground in tears after saying goodbye to his teammates ahead of his transfer to Atletico Madrid . Barcelona’s chairman, Josep Maria Bartomeu, had initially blocked Suarez ’s move to Atletico as he did not want the striker to join a La Liga rival.

The prospect of Suarez playing with Diego Costa at times is also intriguing, while the talented Joao Felix will also benefit from Suarez's guidance.

The Uruguayan will be determined to prove to Koeman that he made a mistake in letting him leave.

With Suarez departing, Antoine Griezmann, who endured a difficult first season at Barcelona, should receive more opportunities to play as a central striker.

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The Atleti chief cheekily suggested he'd be open to signing the Argentine, who had expressed his displeasure at the Uruguayan's exit from Camp NouSuarez was unceremoniously dumped by Barca last week, selling him to Atletico for just €6 million after six years at Camp Nou.

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