London: Manchester United star Wayne Rooney has said that Liverpool striker Luis Suarez is a ‘street footballer’ like him adding that Suarez would do anything to be successful.
Rooney has said that the Uruguayan striker is an ‘incredible’ player and has got that ‘fight’ and ‘desire’ in him adding that although, things may go wrong with Suarez ‘now and then’, but he cannot help but admire the striker.
Wayne Rooney. Pic/ AFP
According to the Mirror, Rooney said that although people call Suarez a ‘street footballer’ like him, he would bet that where Suarez grew up in Uruguay was a lot tougher than where he grew up in Liverpool.
The United star also accepted that Suarez could lead Liverpool to the club’s first Premier League title in 22 years and said that Suarez is up there with Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi due to the striker’s ‘current form’, the report added.