Luis Suárez, before launching a penalti with Uruguay in front of Peru


"Luis Suárez has been the best player in the Uruguay team"

Published:21/04/2020 - 16:45h

Updated:23/04/2020 - 02:12h

Enzo Francescoli, technical secretary of River Plate and mythical ex international of the selection of Uruguay, elogió to his compatriot Luis Suárez

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Luis Suárez carries a lot of years showing that it is one of the big forwards of the history of the football. It began to stand out in the European football in the Dutch league, consecrating in the Ajax like one of the big promises of the continent. Already in the Liverpool, situated between the best nueves of the world, something that cost him his signing​ by the FC Barcelona, team in which it has gone on doing history.

Of course, also it has been, it is and it will be very important for the national selection of Uruguay and, in fact, are not few those that consider him the best forward of the history charrúa. One of them is Enzo Francescoli, that at present develops the task of technical secretary of River Plate and that in the past was a mythical international of the Uruguayan selection.

"If it could come Suárez to River would be important, but does not go through my head this"

For 'the prince', as they nicknamed to Francescoli during his stage of player by his characteristic form to play, Luis Suárez is the best footballer that has happened never in the history of the Uruguayan selection. "For me, of which saw, Luis Suárez has been the best player of the selection of Uruguay. Thinking in what it gave him and what generated", manifested in the program of radio 'Last To the Arch' of Sport 890 of Uruguay.

In fact, between laughs, commented the possibility to achieve his signing for River Plate. "If it could come Suárez to River would be important", ensured, adding that "it would love me do an attempt, but does not go through my head this. I do not want to bother to Suárez neither to any player that do not see that it was possible. The economic possibility of the country, of his agreement... It depends more than a decision of the player. Deal to centre me in things more feasible. It would love me, but it is not possible",

In this same direction also asked after him if it would be possible to see to another Uruguayan legend like Edinson Cavani, that finish agreement with Paris Saint-Germain, in River Plate. "Edinson Is an enormous player and do not know what goes to happen in his future, wish him the best. One can imagine a pile of things, but the reality is very difficult to carry out. They are players that are in another level, in another reality", affirmed.

About River Plate

Francescoli Spoke also on the continuity of Marcelo Gallardo -trainer that interested to the FC Barcelona- in River Plate. "With Marcelo speak a lot and of what less have spoken is of this. He has agreement until 2021 and always has respected it. I do not think that it do the exception. The first year went , the second went , the third... And here we are", it remembered.

The 'prince' also spoke about the decision of fichar to Gallardo to take the reins of the bench of River. "There was not an only reason to bring to Gallardo to River, went an instinct. It had gone him very well in National, although it had been little time. It knows to the club from youngster. It was a player with personality. For a technician is important. The mine was pure intuition", aimed.

Finally, also it spoke about the hypothetical return of the football after the stop owing to the pandemia of the coronavirus. "It is necessary to expect to the winter here and see how goes sucediendo the illness in Argentina to take a solution to the Argentinian football. By the moment are all ideas, there is not at all official to play without public. But it is easier to take care of 30 people that of thousands and thousands in a stadium", sentenced.

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