The Barcelona striker Luis Suarez also got his statue like his teammate Lionel Messi.
The grateful citizens of the hometown of the attacker, Salto (500 km from the capital city of Montevideo) Uruguay surprised Luis with this creation of art.
The statue shows Suarez, wearing a jersey of the national team. He picked up the victorious hands, and at his feet there is a ball.
The gesture touched the player of Barca, who sent a special video in which he describes the statue as `unique, emotional and amazing`.
The goal scorer apologized that he could not attend the opening of the statue because of commitments at a club mentioned by sport-tips level. As it is known, on Saturday, the Catalans will play with Celtic in Dublin.