Luis Suárez in a party with the Athletic of Madrid


Cassano: "It was crazy that Barça let Luis Suárez leave"

Published:16/11/2020 - 08:44h

Updated:16/11/2020 - 08:44h

FC Barcelona decided to give Luis Suárez a gift to Atlético de Madrid this past summer, something that surprised many people. Antonio Cassano, former Real Madrid, spoke about this exit and made it clear that he did not understand that movement

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The course of Luis Suárez of the FC Barcelona brought a lot of tail by how was and what meant. The group barcelonista decided to dispense this past summer of his second maximum goleador and of the third in all the history of the club. A controversial decision, but for Josep Maria Bartomeu and Ronald Koeman necessary for encarrilar the future of the Barça. Economically and deportivamente thought that it was the best and the one of Jump had to yield and accept his defeat.

At the end, the Uruguayan accepted to leave by the big door, with a farewell to his height, and put course to the Athletic of Madrid, the third bigger team of LaLiga. The tip wanted to follow competing to the highest level and found in the group directed by the Cholo Simeone a glorious option that allowed him be still in Spain and can compete by all the trophies in a competitive team, fighter and with potential to short and half term.

But in spite of everything, the decision of the Barça to give off of the 'killer' did not understand in a lot of places of the world, as for example in Italy, where the Juventus of Turín was very interested in doing with the services of the attacker. An Italian like Antonio Cassano, ex player of the Real Madrid or of the Rome, spoke precisely of the exit of the ex of the Liverpool of the FC Barcelona. The already ex footballer showed his embarrassment by the controversial decision of the Barça.

"I do not understand why they threw it. Afterwards they have to plant to Griezmann like leading centre...", it began saying the one of Bari. Besides, it left clear that the age of Suárez is not reason for traspasarle of this way, since it keeps on being a big forward. "Old? For me it has been a madness leave him leave of the Barcelona. It marked 350 goals in six years, I do not understand why threw him", said, defending to the of Jump.

On the other hand, changing completely of subject, Cassano wanted to defend the figure of Leo Messi in the eternal comparison that suffers in Argentina with Diego Armando Maradona. For the Italian, the merit of the rosarino with his country is enormous. "Has the record of finals played and marked goal with Argentina, of what speak? With the albiceleste has 70 goals, Maradona 30... Messi always played with big forwards, yes, but never with big defences or goalkeepers", affirmed.

Cassano Praised to the trainer of the Real Sociedad

Finally, the ex madridista wanted to praise to the trainer of the big disclosure of LaLiga, Imanoal Bailiff. The donostiarra has carried to the Real Sociedad to the leadership of the Spanish championship and is doing a big work that has woken up the curiosity of a lot of teams of Europe. "Four months ago I said him to the sportive director of the Inter, Ausilio, that would have to follow him, and gave me the reason. Has new ideas and personality, this type of trainers do a lot of fault", finalised.

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