Luis Suárez on Wednesday confirmed that he has signed with Nacional in Montevideo, the membership the place Uruguay’s historic goal-scorer made his soccer debut 17 years in the past.
A day after saying that either side had reached a pre-agreement, the 35-year-old striker posted a message on Twitter that the deal was now official. The perimeters didn’t disclose the monetary particulars or the size of the contract.
Suárez modified his profile picture on social media to point out him within the white, blue and purple of Nacional, one among Uruguay’s hottest groups.
“I’m proud to put on my shirt once more at @Nacional!” Suárez wrote. “Thanks all for the assist! SEE YOU SOON.”
Nacional additionally confirmed Suárez’s return to the membership the place he started his skilled profession in 2005.
“Comfortable to have you ever dwelling!” the workforce stated.
Suárez turned a free agent after his two-season contract expired with Atletico Madrid in Spain and had been contemplating a wide range of groups that he would possibly be a part of, drawing a surge of calls from Nacional followers urging him to come back again to his first workforce.
He’s the Uruguayan nationwide workforce’s all-time main scorer, with 68 objectives in 132 video games. Amongst different groups he performed for in Europe are Liverpool in England, Barcelona in Spain and Ajax within the Netherlands.
Nacional stated on its web site that negotiations with Suárez gained power weeks in the past, when the striker stated he was shocked the membership had not contacted him.
Uruguayan media reported that Suárez would arrive in Montevideo on Sunday afternoon and a caravan would take him from the airport to the membership’s stadium, the place his official presentation will happen.