Saturday, March 2nd, 2013
“For me there is not [a better striker in Premier League]. He is clearly the Player of the Year for me. He is absolutely incredible.” – Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers on Luis Suarez.
Can Liverpool make a late dash for a top four spot?
With Tottenham heading to Anfield next Sunday and with Luis Suarez is red hot form, there will be plenty of Liverpool fans believing it is possible with 10 games of the Premier League to go.
Luis Suarez’s hat-trick at Wigan on Saturday means the Uruguay striker is now top goal scorer in the Premier League with 21 goals, two ahead of Robin van Persie.
The Liverpool forward also has a better goals per minute ratio than Robin van Persie – at 115 minutes per goal.
Suarez also now has more Premier League hat-tricks away from home than Alan Shearer (2) – only Michael Owen (5) and Wayne Rooney (4) have scored more.
GIFs of all three Luis Suarez goals at Wigan are below.
Should Luis Suaez be named player of the year in the Premier League for 2012/2013?