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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6360 on: December 16, 2013, 05:49:54 AM »
The best thing about Suarez's performance yesterday was how he was still relentlessly going for goal no. 6 even with only a few minutes left on the club and the Spurs players totally given up and the other Liverpool players stroking the ball around. He did a give and go with another Liverpool player and he was sprinting away as if it was the 1st minute of the game, expecting to get the ball back!

Admittedly his behaviour over the summer was deplorable, but if we set aide sentiment and seniority, his absolute will to win, and attitude to give 100% every game and to be satisfied with nothing else but with the best make him more worthy to wear the captain's jersey when Gerrard is sidelined than any other person in the team.

And let's face it, we may not be a one player team, but with Suarez in the team, we are catapulted from a merely good team into a team that can beat anybody on any given day.

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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6361 on: December 16, 2013, 05:54:24 AM »
Brentie is spot on. Last season he was sensational and was just over a 1 in 2 striker. Now he's nearly a 2 in 1 striker. That is simply remarkable. He's just shattered a few ceilings in terms of ability.
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« Reply #6362 on: December 16, 2013, 05:56:05 AM »
Perhaps we can drill it in his head that he can become our best player ever and a god-like figure with the club. That alone won't be enough to keep him here, but a title tilt and a CL spot may do just that. There are many examples of players trading places to a 'greener grass' after a great season in a red shirt (*ahem* Torres) just to find out their career is in a slump. Leaving us even for Real or whoever is not without its risks (*ahem* Owen). If we keep playing and improving as we are and if we play in the best competition in the world, perhaps we can keep him happy enough that he'd be deterred to take a risk in moving elsewhere.
Perhaps we can drill it in his head that he can become our best player ever and a god-like figure with the club. That alone won't be enough to keep him here, but a title tilt and a CL spot may do just that. There are many examples of players trading places to a 'greener grass' after a great season in a red shirt (*ahem* Torres) just to find out their career is in a slump. Leaving us even for Real or whoever is not without its risks (*ahem* Owen). If we keep playing and improving as we are and if we play in the best competition in the world, perhaps we can keep him happy enough that he'd be deterred to take a risk in moving elsewhere.

Spurs' issues with how they spent the Bale money and it ended up destabilising their team, should teach Henry that it is better to  allow him to run down his contract here and to go off on a Bosman in 2 years' time than to sell him - even at GBP100M+. Because you cannot replace that kind of quality so easily. Suarez is at or approaching his career's peak in terms of how good he is, and he will stay there for another 3 years or so. We need to pull out all the stops to keep him at this club during his best years.

Over the next two years, with him in such blazing form, literally nothing is impossible if we build up the rest of the team to nearer his level. If we can just get in a loan MF like Pastore, a RB to compete with Johnson and most importantly a quality striker/ wide attacker in January, even the Premiership title is a very real possibility this season's end.
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« Reply #6363 on: December 16, 2013, 06:01:26 AM »
I said this to a mate before, but its not the worst case scenario is it? Okay we'd let him go for free and not have the ridiculous money we could get for him but if we dont get CL this season, Id say we would definitely get it in the next two with more players added on top of Suarez. The CL money and just being and competing in the CL again outweighs any money we'd get for him imo. We'd still get top dollar if we force him to stay next season too.

Frankly the OTT money if we sell him is a snare that we would do well to be wary of. We botched up the Torres money. Spurs seems to have traded down. Anyway unless we succeed in spotting Sturridge's and Coutinho's as opposed to Aspas'es (so far), we will end up with their wages which will burden the club and cost us more money. What are the chances we wouldn't just waste the money trying to replace him. The likes of Munich or Real would be more than happy to spend 100M to get a player who will definitely improve them.

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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6364 on: December 16, 2013, 06:08:35 AM »
Good one u36. Robbies still God though. Luis is quickly entering He Man, Master of the Universe territory and gaining speed though. The evil Skelator is played by Patrice Evra but hes long since been defeated and sent into mancsile to wait for the drop.


Little career burst of form we've seen in the last 3 games where the way overused "unstoppable" actually is the real and physical case. Cool.

Somebody mentioned the other day, playing for Liverpool seems to do that to strikers sometimes. True, 'dat. 

On the captaincy subject, as a matter of expediency its a bold statement but I view it as tactical more than anything else. It was an important game at an important time and you just had to know that having handed the armband for a historic club like  LFC Luis Suarez the person would pretty much rather die than be defeated in that particular game. Guaranteed fever pitch, like as if he needed the boost anyway.  And, as it turns out, he scored 2 and made 3 more. hfs.

Yes its true he wanted to play for a CL team so he could win it single-handedly but he was made to by himself for a whole day with no-one but his daughter to speak with and he felt sad and cried about it, so that's all paid up why do people keep hurling stones my god man the humanity......the Humanity......did I mention he scored 2 and made 3? Well in lad.
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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6365 on: December 16, 2013, 06:10:24 AM »
Spurs' issues with how they spent the Bale money and it ended up destabilising their team, should teach Henry that it is better to  allow him to run down his contract here and to go off on a Bosman in 2 years' time than to sell him - even at GBP100M+. Because you cannot replace that kind of quality so easily. Suarez is at or approaching his career's peak in terms of how good he is, and he will stay there for another 3 years or so. We need to pull out all the stops to keep him at this club during his best years.

Over the next two years, with him in such blazing form, literally nothing is impossible if we build up the rest of the team to nearer his level. If we can just get in a loan MF like Pastore, a RB to compete with Johnson and most importantly a quality striker/ wide attacker in January, even the Premiership title is a very real possibility this season's end.
It's hard to say. If Suarez is set on going, there's nothing in the world which will hold him back.... except his wife. For the case of Spurs, the players may take a while to adjust to the league. It's like Arsenal. They basically have the same squad as last season with one exception: Ozil. If we do ever lose Suarez, let's make sure we get gazillions for him and instead of spending the money on 5 players at £20m each, we should get maybe 2 players at £40m each, players of REAL quality

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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6366 on: December 16, 2013, 06:16:07 AM »
Good one u36. Robbies still God though. Luis is quickly entering He Man, Master of the Universe territory and gaining speed though. The evil Skelator is played by Patrice Evra but hes long since been defeated and sent into mancsile to wait for the drop.


Little career burst of form we've seen in the last 3 games where the way overused "unstoppable" actually is the real and physical case. Cool.

Somebody mentioned the other day, playing for Liverpool seems to do that to strikers sometimes. True, 'dat. 

On the captaincy subject, as a matter of expediency its a bold statement but I view it as tactical more than anything else. It was an important game at an important time and you just had to know that having handed the armband for a historic club like  LFC Luis Suarez the person would pretty much rather die than be defeated in that particular game. Guaranteed fever pitch, like as if he needed the boost anyway.  And, as it turns out, he scored 2 and made 3 more. hfs.

Yes its true he wanted to play for a CL team so he could win it single-handedly but he was made to by himself for a whole day with no-one but his daughter to speak with and he felt sad and cried about it, so that's all paid up why do people keep hurling stones my god man the humanity......the Humanity......did I mention he scored 2 and made 3? Well in lad.

Suarez is probably the most skillful player we have had in Liverpool colours since John Barnes. And a case can be made that he is probably better than Barnes ever was, great though he was. But even more importantly, his will to win and mental strength are off the charts. Johnson said the other day he is the strongest mentally. I suspect the fact that the rest of the team went after Spurs as if they were a pack of snarling dogs after raw meat has something to do with the fact that Suarez was leading the way doing that. Suarez may not be the typical captain material, but at this point in the absence of Gerard, no one esle deserves it as much as does.

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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6367 on: December 16, 2013, 06:22:28 AM »
It's hard to say. If Suarez is set on going, there's nothing in the world which will hold him back.... except his wife. For the case of Spurs, the players may take a while to adjust to the league. It's like Arsenal. They basically have the same squad as last season with one exception: Ozil. If we do ever lose Suarez, let's make sure we get gazillions for him and instead of spending the money on 5 players at £20m each, we should get maybe 2 players at £40m each, players of REAL quality

However short of pinching Messi and Ronaldo or Bale, who can we get who can replace him? Even any two players for him? Suarez will not sulk and he will always give his all. So while he cannot be compelled to sign a new contract, he won't do a Tevez and go on strike. So why not keep him for the remainder of his contract even if he refuses to sign a new one? 

I am encouraged to see that Suarez has behaved exemplarily so far. While his game has stepped up another level, he is well behaved to a fault, not retaliating, not diving, and not doing eggregious things like chomping on another player. His interview with Henderson after the game was almost perfect. He may be behaving himself to try to get Real to come  back for him, but I am hoping it is rather that he has come to his senses to realise that Liverpool has been set up to allow him to play at his absolute best, and that if he were to go to Real, he would have to fit into a system designed to favour other star players especially Ronaldo and he would always be second or third fiddle. I am also hoping that he realises that at Liverpool, something special is brewing and that this team can not only win the Premiership but it can have a tilt for the CL as well in the next 2-3 years.

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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6368 on: December 16, 2013, 06:35:19 AM »
Suarez is 26 and to my mind he has just broken through a ceiling of ability to get into the plane of players that can more often than not win their teams league titles almost by themselves. Staggering as it sounds its no longer sheer lunacy to suggest that Suarez might just be knocking on the doors of Messi and Ronaldo. Of course he has to do it for more than a few games to start that talk going but at current rate he is on course for a staggering 51 goals in the league which will of course mean he will shatter all records. I don't think he'll hit 50 goals but he could well be on course towards breaking Shearer's record for a season. And really even last summer I would have said Suarez was replaceable but with this remarkable improvement, frankly outside of Ronaldo and Messi and perhaps Ibrahimovic, I can't think of any player that can even borderline make that sort of impact on the team. We simply cannot sell him. That's that. Do what it takes to keep him.
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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6369 on: December 16, 2013, 06:42:26 AM »
Thrown this out to twitter and no one seems sure of the answer:

Has a player ever scored 20 league goals in the English top-flight/('Premier League era') before the turn of the year?
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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6370 on: December 16, 2013, 06:46:32 AM »
The Ajax fans told us "he gets lots of goals, but he needs 12 chances to score a goal". And that was the Luis we saw at Anfield for the first few months. But that's obviously not who he is now. What happened? Can anyone explain how you can go from (relatively) profligate to super-efficient in front of goal in a year or so?

And is it marketable?

And where can I get some?
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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6371 on: December 16, 2013, 07:00:28 AM »
The Ajax fans told us "he gets lots of goals, but he needs 12 chances to score a goal". And that was the Luis we saw at Anfield for the first few months. But that's obviously not who he is now. What happened? Can anyone explain how you can go from (relatively) profligate to super-efficient in front of goal in a year or so?

And is it marketable?

And where can I get some?

Think the biggest difference is simply the style of play. Brendan has tailored the team to suit Suarez whereas Kenny's tactics were suited to get the best out of Carroll. The change in tactics have probably helped Suarez do what he does best and that has shown in his goal return. His first 40 odd games only resulted in 15 goals and now he has rocketed to 55 goals from 88 games in total. The tactics and of course the personnel too have made a huge difference to his goalscoring. He isn't having to slalom through 5 defenders to shoot from an acute angle as he had to do under Kenny.
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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6372 on: December 16, 2013, 08:01:06 AM »
I honestly think he deserves a mention alongside Messi and Ronaldo.
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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6373 on: December 16, 2013, 08:05:48 AM »
Thrown this out to twitter and no one seems sure of the answer:

Has a player ever scored 20 league goals in the English top-flight/('Premier League era') before the turn of the year?
(minus 4 games for a ban!)

Also, has a player scored more than 30 goals and had more than 15 assists? I think Suarez will smash both stats.

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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6374 on: December 16, 2013, 08:06:13 AM »
The Ajax fans told us "he gets lots of goals, but he needs 12 chances to score a goal". And that was the Luis we saw at Anfield for the first few months. But that's obviously not who he is now. What happened? Can anyone explain how you can go from (relatively) profligate to super-efficient in front of goal in a year or so?

And is it marketable?

And where can I get some?

That's easy. He's hitting his peak now.

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« Reply #6375 on: December 16, 2013, 09:10:06 AM »
I honestly believe he's one of the three best players in the world right now, and I'm not sure if he's number 1, 2 or 3. If he keeps this up for a year or two, nobody will doubt he's in the same league as Messi and Ronaldo.
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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6376 on: December 16, 2013, 09:13:55 AM »
We must simply wrap him up in bubble wrap at the end of the game, box and unpack before next game kickoff.
Or make sure the red-nosed drunk doesn't get back on the scene... I'm sure his foaming at the mouth somewhere, wondering how he's ever going to deal with this "problem". Plan A didn't work, there may be a Plan B..
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« Reply #6377 on: December 16, 2013, 09:14:39 AM »
If he scores 2 more, he'll have as many as the top scorer in the league in 08/09, and one more than the top scorers in 98/99 and 97/98. 3 more and he'll have as many as the top scorers in the league in 06/07 and 10/11. Over a FULL season. He could achieve that as soon as next game, who knows with this guy?! He scores 1 in 4 shots he takes - that's a sensational return rate.
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« Reply #6378 on: December 16, 2013, 09:24:25 AM »
Whether Rodgers and the club can convince Suarez to stay is the big question for the next 6-9 months.  It does appear like Real Madrid ignored Suarez in favour of the more marketable Bale in the summer.  It was easy for us to reject the advances of Arsenal and I'm proud of the club for taking such a strong stance.  However, if Suarez keeps this form up it's inconceivable that one of the true giants of the game won't come in for him by the summer.  There has to be a bid from either Real, Bayern or even Barca and that will be very hard to say no to because as much as Suarez loves playing for the club, if Real come knocking that might be enough to force him to hand in an official transfer request.

And I'm not trying to put Suarez down, but he has made no secret of wanting to play there.  What we have to do is work hard to convince him to stay (top 4 or better is a good start, investing further in the first team with some real talent is another).  And if after that a bid still comes in and he wants to go, we have to make sure we get what we truly think he is worth.  And for me that is more than the ludicrous money paid for Gareth Bale.

But like I said earlier, I'm trying not to think about Suarez leaving and am just loving every moment he's in a red shirt.

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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6379 on: December 16, 2013, 09:28:45 AM »
Coming to think of it Redknapp tried robbing him off us.

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« Reply #6380 on: December 16, 2013, 09:30:52 AM »
Coming to think of it Redknapp tried robbing him off us.

Redknapp didn't follow up on his interest because he didn't think Suarez was a natural finisher...teehee.

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« Reply #6381 on: December 16, 2013, 09:41:02 AM »
Talisman and currently - da best player in da whole wide world!

Some wondered what impact it would have on City if Aguero was out... Geuss we'll soon see(out for possibly 6 weeks):

http://www.mirror.co.uk/sport/football/news/sergio-aguero-injury-manchester-city-2931372
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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6382 on: December 16, 2013, 09:43:41 AM »
Good one u36. Robbies still God though. Luis is quickly entering He Man, Master of the Universe territory and gaining speed though. The evil Skelator is played by Patrice Evra but hes long since been defeated and sent into mancsile to wait for the drop.


Little career burst of form we've seen in the last 3 games where the way overused "unstoppable" actually is the real and physical case. Cool.

Somebody mentioned the other day, playing for Liverpool seems to do that to strikers sometimes. True, 'dat. 

On the captaincy subject, as a matter of expediency its a bold statement but I view it as tactical more than anything else. It was an important game at an important time and you just had to know that having handed the armband for a historic club like  LFC Luis Suarez the person would pretty much rather die than be defeated in that particular game. Guaranteed fever pitch, like as if he needed the boost anyway.  And, as it turns out, he scored 2 and made 3 more. hfs.

Yes its true he wanted to play for a CL team so he could win it single-handedly but he was made to by himself for a whole day with no-one but his daughter to speak with and he felt sad and cried about it, so that's all paid up why do people keep hurling stones my god man the humanity......the Humanity......did I mention he scored 2 and made 3? Well in lad.
Perhaps after the problems he had last year when he tried to move out he understood he was wrong as soon as he realized of the immense love that Liverpool supporters have for him.

And he, like the prodigal son, cameback with a different attitude toward the club and his supporters wanting to show his love for the people that always loved him.

Nothing can stop a man like Luis Suarez, with the right mental attitude, from scoring goals nearly every week and showing his affection for the club.

It is a pity that some fans did not yet forgive him.
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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6383 on: December 16, 2013, 10:09:49 AM »
He just gives the team so much confidence when he's playing like this.

Brings up the level of everyone's performance.

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« Reply #6384 on: December 16, 2013, 10:12:16 AM »
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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6385 on: December 16, 2013, 10:14:32 AM »
Good article by Barney Ronay in The Guardian describing him as the "Lord of Chaos".  Nice.

http://www.theguardian.com/football/blog/2013/dec/15/liverpool-luis-suarez-tottenham

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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6386 on: December 16, 2013, 10:16:28 AM »
Luis Suarez 2013/14: 11 games, 17 goals
Fernando Torres 2011-13: 94 games, 17 goals
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« Reply #6387 on: December 16, 2013, 10:25:40 AM »
Luis Suarez 2013/14: 11 games, 17 goals
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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6388 on: December 16, 2013, 10:30:34 AM »
Good article by Barney Ronay in The Guardian describing him as the "Lord of Chaos".  Nice.

http://www.theguardian.com/football/blog/2013/dec/15/liverpool-luis-suarez-tottenham

Yeah, that paragraph is worth quoting in full:

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Suárez, of course, is quite the opposite, Liverpool's own lord of chaos and a player who feeds gleefully on moments of broken play, as he did in scoring the opening goal after 18 minutes. Dawson slipped and Suárez reacted quickest to take Jordan Henderson's pass, switch his feet brilliantly and finish with a delicious sense of ease. It was one of those moments – there were plenty here – where he seems to have his own personalised little envelope of 33rpm time where everyone else is on 45, able to take three steps to Capoue's one as he shaped to shoot, absolutely certain in his mind what was going to happen next.

Player of the year if he keeps on at anything like this standard and doesn't muck it up. He's just on a different level, has been for a long time.
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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6389 on: December 16, 2013, 10:31:20 AM »
Thrown this out to twitter and no one seems sure of the answer:

Has a player ever scored 20 league goals in the English top-flight/('Premier League era') before the turn of the year?
I doubt it very much.  I can remember Ronaldo getting 20-25 by Feb but not before the year end.

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« Reply #6390 on: December 16, 2013, 10:37:18 AM »
I doubt it very much.  I can remember Ronaldo getting 20-25 by Feb but not before the year end.

Dixie Dean was 30 by Christmas in his 60 goal season. Puts it into perspective that you're trawling back to 27/28 and an all time great to find better.
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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6391 on: December 16, 2013, 10:37:53 AM »
Thrown this out to twitter and no one seems sure of the answer:

Has a player ever scored 20 league goals in the English top-flight/('Premier League era') before the turn of the year?

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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6392 on: December 16, 2013, 10:43:16 AM »
Just think how many goals he'd be on if he didn't miss the first 5 games
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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6393 on: December 16, 2013, 12:17:08 PM »
So, 38 game a season record in the Premier League is Shearer/Ronaldo on 31.

Luis would need 15 in the next 22 to beat it...

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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6394 on: December 16, 2013, 12:19:47 PM »
He hasnt peaked yet. Seriously, you have no clue what this guy is capable of. Ive been watching him since he was a youngster, and ive seen isolated moments of magic beyond belief.  And ive never seen a will to win bigger than his, ever, and i live in the land of miracles, and mental ironmen of football. He has surpassed all ive seen in that aspect

He was always a fantastic finisher, its just that he is SO GOOD, that he always tried to place the shots an inch from the bar or post, hence his 890 post hits from his early Liverpool days. Now he tries to be not be so perfect, and its working perfectly ;)

Just imagine what he could do if he was properly accompanied. Now with Cou and Stevie, i think he has players on his same channel, or close

He is a complete machine, who has the ability and technique to accompany the will and attitude.
He never gets tired, he always wants more.
He never shows mercy, he would put 6 past your sons school team.
He never wants to be substituted, not even when he has scored 4 and has 1 assist.
His body is made of rock, designed to withstand the abuse he gets from inferior players who cant handle him.
His mind is that of a 13 year old, and play with that disrespect and joy, trying the impossible
He is so complete he could probably play in every position on the field beside CB, and still be useful.

He is the quintessential footballer. And he is a Red

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PS..Im dead serious when i tell you LS hasnt peaked yet  >:(

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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6395 on: December 16, 2013, 12:19:52 PM »
So, 38 game a season record in the Premier League is Shearer/Ronaldo on 31.

Luis would need 15 in the next 22 to beat it...
A couple of hat-tricks(which is well within him and starting Saturday) and that's 9 in 20.
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« Reply #6396 on: December 16, 2013, 12:23:30 PM »
A couple of hat-tricks(which is well within him and starting Saturday) and that's 9 in 20.

Crucially, in Suarez's favour - we have a trip to Carrow Road up later in the season which is another 3/4...

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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6397 on: December 16, 2013, 12:28:05 PM »
Crucially, in Suarez's favour - we have a trip to Carrow Road up later in the season which is another 3/4...

He's moved in from his hattrick phase. Now anything less than 4/5 is disappointing against RUddy

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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6398 on: December 16, 2013, 12:36:03 PM »
I absolutely love this man. Christmas come early  ;D

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Re: Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - 17 goals & 10 assist worth of 'I told you so'
« Reply #6399 on: December 16, 2013, 01:38:05 PM »
Good article by Barney Ronay in The Guardian describing him as the "Lord of Chaos".  Nice.

http://www.theguardian.com/football/blog/2013/dec/15/liverpool-luis-suarez-tottenham

Read it earlier - was smiling at the Lord of Chaos, brilliant description of him. When Dawson has the ball near the end of the game, Suarez is 5-10 yards away from him, not one other Liverpool player around. Dawson smashes it into touch, but he had all the space to get it out and up the pitch.

That's what Suarez does. He's mentally won a few battles without even touching the ball.
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