Luis Suarez pays tribute to Lucas Leiva

Lucas Leiva announced his retirement from football.

Luis Suarez paid tribute to Lucas Leiva who announced his retirement.

Gremio lost the game to RSYpiranga-RS 2-1. Suarez opened the scoring after just 12 minutes.

Suarez unveiled a t-shirt underneath his kit with a message written “Lucas our heart is with you”.

The Brazilian retired after a heart issue was discovered in tests in December.

The 36-year-old played at the heart of Liverpool’s midfield for ten years before leaving Anfield to join Lazio in 2017.

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