Home
Prediction League
Fixtures
Results
News
Features
Premier League
EPL Home
Latest
Clubs
Stadiums
Friends
Blogs
Football League
World Cup 2014
Europe
Euro Football Home
Latest
Russian Premier
Bundesliga
Ligue 1
La Liga
Football Italiano
International
International Home
Latest
World Cup 2010
Euro 2012 Stadiums
Euro 2012
Denmark 2011
AFCON 2013
Betting
About Us
Advertising
Write for us
Privacy
Recruitment
newswriter
Twitter
Contact Us
 
 

Liverpool striker Suarez ignores diving allegations


Bookmark and Share

By Andrew Tuft

Thursday 11 October 2012

Luis Suarez does not listen to pundits, fellow players or opposition managers who criticise him for diving, the Daily Telegraph has reported the Liverpool and Uruguay striker as saying.


Luis Suarez


Suarez and his predilection for going to ground again came under the spotlight during Liverpool’s 0-0 draw with Stoke City in the Premier League last weekend, where the striker fell theatrically and appealed in vain to the referee for a penalty to be awarded.


Stoke manager Tony Pulis described Suarez’s actions as “embarrassing” and called for a three-game ban for any player found to have dived, while Michael Kightly, the Stoke winger, called for referees to stamp down on diving, the newspaper adds.


The Liverpool manager, Brendan Rodgers, defended the player, claiming Suarez is the victim of a double standard that rails against diving and simulation but gives less attention to other incidents, such as what appeared to be a stamp by Stoke defender Robert Huth on Suarez that went unpunished both at the time and retrospectively.


Suarez said: “Everyone should focus on their own team. Those who want to talk can do so, I am not worried about what they say. Any manager can say what he wants about me but it doesn’t affect me. Let them carry on talking. Meanwhile I will continue to play football and to concern myself with my team and with what I do - and nothing more.


See what the expert tipsters are tipping on OLBG



Related Articles


» 

Sociedad reject £15M Spurs bid for Griezmann

» 

Fabregas - time was right to move

» 

Looking for a job in football? Submit your CV now

» 

Remy undergoing Liverpool medical

» 

Stoke land star Bojan in major coup

» 

The Top 5 Earners in Football

» 

England boss Hodgson pays tribute to Gerrard

 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 

Name

Email Address *

Comments


Please enter code on left.


Terms & Conditions

* A valid email is required to submit a comment. Your email will not be displayed on this or any other website, nor will it be passed to any 3rd parties. For more information please see the terms and conditions.



1 Comments


By Steve R on 11 October 2012 at 09:25


So he is going to carry on diving and with the blessing of his Manager - must say thats great for English football! What an embarassment.


 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 

Premier League Football News


ArsenalAston VillaChelseaEvertonFulhamLiverpoolManchester CityManchester UtdNewcastle UtdNorwich City
ReadingQueens Park RangersSouthamptonStoke CitySunderlandSwansea CityTottenham HotspurWest Bromwich AlbionWest HamWigan Athletic

 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

 
  
 

 
 
 
 

Kick Football News