Renowned Uruguayan striker Luis Suárez has landed at Inter Miami CF with the determination to lead the team to great feats in the 2024 MLS season. Suárez revealed that the opportunity to reunite with his former teammates Lionel Messi, Sergio Busquets, and Jordi Alba was one of the decisive factors in his choice.
"They're not just friends; they are players who prove, on the field, why they are so globally renowned."- Suárez
The forward, whose career shone brightly at FC Barcelona, joins MLS after a successful stint with Grêmio, where he was recognized as the Best Player and Best Forward in the Brazilian top division.
"I come with the same mentality as them, with the desire to help and the same hope and eagerness that all Inter Miami fans have to win another title."- Suárez
Conveying his winning mentality and confidence gained from his previous experiences, Suárez emphasized to the fans:
"I want them to trust the team, as they have in previous years. We will have a fantastic year, a year where we hope to provide them with all the joy they desire. And we will fight until the end to make these dreams come true."- Suárez
The top scorer, holding the record for the all-time leading scorer of the Uruguayan national team, does not hide his clear expectations during his stay in MLS. His goal is to contribute to the growth of Inter Miami's trophy collection, a process that began with the arrival of Messi, Busquets, and Alba, culminating in the historic Leagues Cup title last August.
"I am here to help them fulfill the dream of winning more titles, achieve great feats, and make Inter Miami strive to win the MLS, which is everyone's dream."- Suárez
With the preseason including games in Asia, Inter Miami kicks off the 2024 campaign on February 21 with a home clash against Real Salt Lake, followed by participation in the MLS is Back festivities, visiting LA Galaxy on February 25. Suárez is eager for the new year, confident that the team is ready to reach new heights and solidify its name in MLS history.