Suarez Tweets excitement at prospect of finally playing in Champions League

Liverpool striker Luis Suarez is over the moon at the chance of playing Champions League football next season.

Liverpool are now on the verge of a first ever Premier League title - and as much as Brendan Rodgers wants to play down their chances they are five points clear and flying after beating Norwich City 3-2 at Carrow Road earlier today.

But the result also secured Liverpool another accolade … Champions League football.

The Reds are now mathematically assured of a top three finish - meaning they will go straight into the Champions League proper next season regardless of how they finish the campaign.

For one player that is obviously a big fillip.

Luis Suarez very nearly left the club last summer - after demanding he was allowed to talk to teams playing in the Champions League.

One such team was Arsenal - and he was at one point keen to leave - highlighting just how desperate he was to play in Europe’s premier club competition. No offence to Arsenal intended but Liverpool are certainly not an inferior club - Champions League football not included.

And Suarez was clearly pleased to have secured appearances in the Champions League next season - sharing this Tweet after the game…

And while we are at it we may as well look at the rest of the gang - who have been on Instagram and Twitter celebrating their five point lead and CL qualification…

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