Arsenal transfer news and rumours recap: Luis Suarez speaks out on claims, Dani Ceballos decision

Luis Suarez on Barcelona exit claims

Luis Suarez has responded after his former lawyer claimed that his future at Barcelona is tied to Lionel Messi’s situation.

Suarez’s former lawyer, Alejandro Balbi said: “Messi’s future will have an influence on Suarez’s because they are best friends, they get along on and off the pitch,” the lawyer claimed in an interview with TyC Sports.

There is a lot of brotherly love between Messi and Suarez, they are inseparable, always together.”

Suarez responded:

“There are people talking about me or on my behalf when I have not had a relationship with them for years.

“When I need to speak, I’ll speak for myself.”

The striker has been linked with the likes of Ajax and Tottenham in recent days.

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