WATCH: Luis Suarez's Diving Antics During Friendly Against Manchester United Are Ridiculous
It's no secret that Luis Suarez loves a good ol' fashion tumble, but to throw yourself around during a meaningless pre-season friendly against Manchester United? C'mon Luis, you're better than that.
In the 23rd minute, the Barcelona forward produced a dive Tom Daley would have been proud of after minimal contact from Paul Pogba left Suarez in a heap on the floor.
Suarez then proceeded to kick the ball towards the Manchester United goal in frustration.
"He's stopped the biting these days, but he doesn't mind taking a tumble", the MUTV commentator said during Wednesday night's coverage:
It didn't take long for Twitter users to criticise the former Liverpool striker for his diving antics:
Doesn't matter if it's a Pre-Season match, Suarez would dive no matter what pic.twitter.com/d3953VqIaV- FYS Football (@FYS_Football) July 27, 2017
A Suarez dive and now a Fellaini elbow. LOVE IT :joy::joy: #MUTour- Bilal (@Bilal___S) July 27, 2017
In Barca's very 1ST :flag_us: preseason game, Suarez with a reverse 4½ somersaults 1 ½ twists back-flippin' pitch-rollin' Olympics signature dive. pic.twitter.com/9gyHNODGOd- M•A•J (@UltraSuristic_) July 23, 2017
Was there really a need for Suarez to dive like this in a friendly? pic.twitter.com/3VjZceffrz- Matt (@MattP260599) July 26, 2017
Manchester United ended their pre-season tour of the United States with a 1-0 defeat to Barcelona in Maryland, last night, ending their hopes of lifting the International Champions Cup.
A first half effort by Neymar, following a mistake by Antonio Valencia, was enough to decide the match.
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