Leo Messi and Luis Suárez, celebrating a goal with Barça in Champions League


Messi-Suárez, a lethal connection in FC Barcelona

Published:4/10/2019 - 11:24h

Updated:4/10/2019 - 11:25h

Leo Messi and Luis Suárez produce some registers that turn them very importante in the line-up of Barça, not only for his individual potential but by the numbers that handle in synchrony

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Leo Messi and Luis Suárez showed against the Inter of Milan, as they already have done in so many other parties, that keep on being intocables in the alignments titled of the FC Barcelona. Argentinian and Uruguayan keep some exceptional registers since they began to coincide in October of 2014, in a Real Madrid-Barça contested in Santiago Bernabéu.

Since, already they have celebrated together 421 goals, delivered 71 assistances and livestock 13 titles on the terrain of game, in addition to the individual prizes that have gone harvesting in his list of winners. Leo Messi has delivered 31 assistances to Luis Suárez, whereas the charrúa has given 40 passes of goal to his fellow Argentinian, without explaining those that has done leaving happen the balloon between the legs or opening spaces with his desmarques.

Leo Messi began to appear in the alignments of the Barça in the season 2004-05 and, before playing at the side of Luis Suárez already had contested 437 parties and marked 363 goals. The goleador Uruguayan fichó after the World-wide of Brazil 2014, but could not debut until finals of October for dragging a sanction of 4 months of the FIFA. From then, the '9' has accumulated 254 parties and 181 targets with the Barcelona T-shirt.

The direct society between them, as we have revealed with the assistances that have given the one to the another, comprises already 71 goals. During the six campaigns that carry playing together, the chemistry between Messi and Suárez has remained patent. The most productive course between both to level of assistances was the second, 2015-16, with 18 passes of goal: 10 of Messi to Suárez and 8 of Suárez to Messi. In 2017-18 they gave 17 assistances between them: 7 of Messi to Suárez and 10 the other way around.

The last season these numbers were something to the drop because of injuries of one and another, that have prevented them coincide so much on the lawn. When they do it, however, always they surrender and they will keep on being headlines in the eleven of Ernesto Valverde this campaign, by in front of Griezmann, Dembélé, Ansu Fati, Carles Pérez and any another leading.

Messi and Suárez, the chemistry to the power

The chemistry that show on the terrain of game also exists out of him. They are fellow, neighbours and his bows have reinforced in such a way that his familiar are used to to travel boards on holiday. Suárez and Messi know perfectly his respective movements on the lawn, and from here that sometimes they do not need neither look to know which is his positioning. This is precisely what still has not given with Griezmann, Dembélé and the rest. A degree of affinity like east, to sportive level, does not buy with million euros.

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