Luis Suarez has responded to comments from his former lawyer Alejandro Balbi
Balbi suggested that the Uruguayan’s future would be tied to that of Leo Messi, with both players likely to leave Barcelona ahead of the 2020-21 season.
Balbi suggested that Suarez’s future would be tied with Messi
Luis Suarez has responded to comments from his former lawyer Alejandro Balbi. He suggested that the Uruguayan’s future would be tied to that of Leo Messi, with both players likely to leave Barcelona ahead of the 2020-21 season. Messi recently shocked the football world with the revelation that he no longer wants to see the rest of his career at Camp Nou. Expressing his desire to leave Barça between one of the most booming periods in history. There were widespread calls for club president Josep Maria Bartomeu to step down. And his time in office was seen as a disaster both on and off the pitch. The appointment of Ronald Koeman, the club’s legend, was seen as a step towards appeasing the players and fans. But the Dutch manager reportedly told Luis Suarez to find a new club as he is not part of his long-term plans in Catalonia.
Luis distanced himself from Balbi’s comments
The striker, a close friend of Messi, was followed by a devastating outburst. So Balbi among those to have explored in on where both Messi and his former client may end up come next season. “Messi’s future will have an impact on Suarez because they are best friends. They get along on and off the field,” the lawyer argued in an interview. “There is a lot of brotherly love between Messi and Suarez. While there can be no doubt that Messi and Suarez. Their families have vacationed together several times, are indeed close friends. The latter took to social media on Thursday to distance himself from Balbi’s comments. “People are speaking about me or on my behalf when I haven’t had a relationship with them for years,” Suarez said. “When I need to speak, I will speak for myself.”
Barcelona fans will want to hear from both Suarez and Messi sooner or later, with supporters already protesting outside Camp Nou following recent events. While official news about Suarez’s future may take time, Messi is expected to address the public himself in the coming days regarding his decision to leave the club where he has spent his entire career.