Luis Suárez statue unveiled in his hometown of Salto

Have a look at this recently unveiled statue of Barcelona striker Luis Suárez in Salto, Uruguay... do you think he'll like it?

Suárez statue unveiled

Luis Suárez has a new statue of himself, in his hometown of Salto (Uruguay). The image of the Barcelona striker sees him wearing the blue shirt of Uruguay and raising his hand aloft in victory (with his ever present bandage).

Suárez statue unveiled

Statue of Suárez in Salto

The statue was created by Uruguayan artist Alberto Saravia.

Suárez thanks his hometown of Salto

Suárez published a video message saying thank you to everyone involved in creating the life sized statue of him. 

Barcelona play Celtic next 

Suárez is currently with the Barcelona squad in England going through his pre-season paces ahead of Barcelona's first game of the pre-season against Celtic on Saturday 30 July in Dublin.