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Luis Suarez sends message to new Liverpool FC signing Darwin Nunez

Luis Suarez has backed Darwin Nunez to surpass his 82 objectives for Liverpool FC after the Uruguayan centre-forward accomplished a club-record transfer to Anfield earlier this week.

The Reds signed Nunez in an preliminary £64m deal from Benfica however the switch price may rise to £85m if the 22-year-old prompts a number of the add-ons included as a part of the deal.

The South American ahead has put pen to paper on a five-year take care of Liverpool FC as Nunez appears to guide Jurgen Klopp’s assault alongside Mohamed Salah, Luis Diaz, Sadio Mane, Diogo Jota and Roberto Firmino.

Nunez turns into the third Uruguayan to affix Liverpool FC after Suarez and Sebastian Coates.

Suarez established himself as a Liverpool FC legend throughout his three-and-a-half years on the membership following a return of 82 objectives in 133 video games in all competitions.

The veteran striker, who performs for Atletico Madrid, despatched a message to Nunez on Instagram after the 22-year-old’s transfer to Liverpool FC from Benfica was confirmed.

The 35-year-old replied to a photograph of Darwin standing exterior the Liverpool FC coaching floor posted on the brand new signing’s Instagram web page with the caption “At all times Uruguayan” on Wednesday.

He wrote: “I used to be the primary one too! 😜😂 however I hope you come first in GOALS. ⚽️🙏🙌 hug!! @darwin_n9”

Nunez shortly responded to the Liverpool FC legend: “you might be happy with me following in your footsteps! I hope I can carry out such as you did at Liverpool! 🙌🏼”

Nunez netted 48 instances in 85 video games at Benfica throughout his two-year stint on the Portuguese membership, together with 34 objectives in 41 outings final time period.

The brand new Liverpool FC signing will put on the quantity 27 shirt.

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