Atletico Madrid forward Luis Suarez has revealed why Spanish giants FC Barcelona decide to let him go in the summer.
After scoring the winning goal against Real Valladolid, Suarez couldn’t hold on and said that Barcelona board told him he was too old. “They told me that I was old and that I could no longer play at a high level.”
“I am delighted the way Atletico have appreciated me and given me the chance to keep showing I can perform on this stage. I thank them for trusting in me. A lot of people have suffered with me, my wife, my children,” Suarez added.
This is not the first time Barcelona has suffered at the hands of their own Mistakes, In 2014, Barcelona sold David Villa who helped Atletico Madrid win the Laliga title the following year.
In 2019, Barcelona loaned out Phillipe Coutinho to Bayern Munich and ended up knocking them out of the Champions League.