On Wednesday, Barcelona triumphantly beat Bayern Munich to see them take a 3 – 0 lead in the second round of semis of the Champions League. A quite magical brace from Lionel Messi and a great one-on-one goal by Neymar Jr saw the Catalan giants dismantle the Bavarians. Luis Suarez had an exciting first half but didn’t find the net.
On the pitch, the Barcelona striker’s name and “class” seldom feature in the same sentence, as the ex-Liverpool FC sensation has become synonymously known as one of football’s dirtiest players, but he may have just pulled one of the most admirable moves yet.
Recently, Suarez surprised a young cancer patient with an awesome Skype call. The young Barcelona fan – Mateo – who is currently being treated at the Perez Scremini Foundation in Uruguay. Suarez offers words of encouragement to the very-moved young man.
Hate him or love him, this video gave me goosebumps. Tip of the hat, Mr Suarez.