Suarez ignores diving storm
Liverpool striker Luis Suarez is paying little attention to the
diving storm surrounding him, telling his critics to “focus on
their own team”.
The Uruguay international incurred the wrath of Tony Pulis on
Saturday, with the Stoke City boss accusing Suarez of going to
ground too easily inside the penalty area.
FIFA have joined the debate, with vice-president Jim Boyce
calling on the Football Association to take action after seeing
simulation become “a cancer within the game”.
Suarez, though, is currently away on international duty and has
shrugged off the storm which continues to rage in England, with his
attention locked on upcoming World Cup qualifiers.
“Everyone should focus on their own team,” he told Ovacion.
“Those who want to talk can do so, I am not worried about what
“They can keep talking and in the meantime I will keep on
playing football and taking care of my team and what I do. Nothing
Suarez says that as long as he has the full support of Reds boss
Brendan Rodgers, then the opinion of rival coaches and players
He added: “The support of the coach is very important to me and
that’s what I really care about.”