ISBN 9781906850777,Suarez : The Remarkable Story Behind Football's Most Explosive Talent

Suarez : The Remarkable Story Behind Football's Most Explosive Talent


Luca Caioli


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Publication Year 2014

ISBN 9781906850777

ISBN-10 1906850771


Number of Pages 208 Pages
Language (English)

Biography & autobiography

Liverpools Luis Surez has spent most of his career receiving grudging praise while criticism has rained down on him. When in late September 2013 he returned from a landmark ten-match ban for biting Chelseas Branislav Ivanovic, the latest in a long line of high-profile misdemeanours, it seemed unlikely that Surez would ever win over his critics.

In the seven months that followed he propelled Liverpool to the verge of their first league title in twenty-five years, scoring 30 goals in as many games. His match-winning performances sparked favourable comparisons to Messi and Ronaldo as he collected the Player of the Year award from the Professional Footballers' Association and the Football Supporters Federation along the way. In this brilliant new biography Luca Caioli provides an in-depth look at one of footballs most enigmatic characters, detailing his journey from humble Uruguayan beginnings to his headline-grabbing exploits at one prestigious clubs