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Luis Suárez

Football Player Luis Suárez

Profession: Football Player

Nationality:
Uruguay
Uruguayan

Why Famous: Suárez is renowned as one of the greatest strikers of all time, having scored over five-hundred goals in national and club football.

An often controversial player, nicknamed 'El Pistolero' (The Gunman), Suárez has been accused of biting opposing players three times.

Despite these issues, he has won an incredible array of awards including two European Golden Shoes and a Premier League Golden Boot.

Born: January 24, 1987
Birthplace: Salto, Uruguay
Age: 34 years old

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aquarius

Historical Events

  • 2014-06-25 Luis Suárez is charged with biting at the 2014 FIFA World Cup
  • 2014-06-26 Luis Suárez is expelled from the 2014 FIFA World Cup following his biting incident

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