Tue 26 July 2022 | 20:45

Luis Suarez announces return to Nacional after 16 years

Former Barcelona star Luis Suarez has announced his new team on his Twitter page.

Luis Suarez

has announced that he has signed a pre-agreement to join Uruguayan side

Club Nacional de Football

. He will return 16 years after leaving the Uruguayan outfit for Europe.

Suarez started his career at Nacional in 2005. He played in 34 matches and scored 12 goals for the club before moving to the Dutch side Groningen.

Former Liverpool star said on his Twitter page:

“I’ve now reached a pre-agreement in order to join Nacional, it was impossible for me to say to this opportunity.

“I hope final details will be resolved soon in order to complete the deal officially.”

Club Nacional de Football is the most successful club in Uruguayan football history. They have won 48 league titles and three Copa Libertadores.

Suarez who is a free agent after leaving

Atletico Madrid

was in negotiating with River Plate but after they were knocked out of the Copa Libertadores, he decided to reject their offer.

The 35-year-old Suarez previously stated he wants to stay in Europe ahead of the upcoming World Cup. He was also linked with Juventus and the newly-promoted Serie A side Monza.

source: SportMob

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