Luis Suarez to Barcelona?

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Liverpool's Luis Suarez could be offered an escape from his troubles by Barcelona.

If Luis Suarez really was considering quitting Liverpool, as has been suggested over the past 24 hours in light of his 10 game ban, he may just have been given the news he needs to make him smile.

Reports in Spain have claimed Suarez is a target for Barcelona; who want to sign 'four or five' players to mix it up this summer and ease their reliance on Lionel Messi in attack.

Suarez' prolific record this season at Liverpool would surely see him score a hatful in La Liga, and there will be a real temptation for him to jump ship.

Brendan Rodgers said this afternoon he would understand if Suarez felt he wanted to quit Anfield after his heavy ban by the FA, for his bite on Branislav Ivanovic.

The reports in Spanish daily AS list Suarez as one of Barcelona's key targets as they assess how to rebuild after their 4-0 mauling at the hands of Bayern Munich.

Even the most ardent Liverpool fan would have to admit, they could hardly blame Suarez if he chose to walk out right now if Barcelona's offer was serious.

The soon-to-be crowned Spanish champions would offer Suarez not only an escape from the Premier League, but Champions League football, along with a real chance at winning Europe's most coveted crown, along with medals in La Liga.

The Spanish culture would surely attract Suarez, who has never really been truly embraced by fans in England, who booed him while representing his country at the Olympic Games with Uruguay.

It would take a big bid for Liverpool to agree to sell, but if Suarez  voiced his intention to leave, Barcelona are a hard side to resist in the transfer market, as Arsenal would testify.

Liverpool fans, do you think this is a deal which could happen?

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