‘You can’t change the joy to play soccer’ – Liverpool Luis Diaz sent emotional message by Colombian legend
Liverpool Fc latest signing Luis Diaz is enjoying a decent start to life as a Liverpool star player after signing for the club in a £49million deal from Fc Porto.
The star forward Luis Diaz has been told by a Colombian football legend to “have a great time” at Liverpool Fc.
The Reds completed the signing of Diaz in a £49million deal with Porto shortly before the January transfer window closed.
Since arriving from the Portuguese side, Diaz has made four appearances for the Reds and scored his first goal for the club in the 3-1 win over Norwich City at the weekend.
In each of Diaz’s performances, the 25-year-old has already displayed incredible performances and signs of why Liverpool brought him to the club in January, earning plenty of praise from Jurgen Klopp along the way.
Now Colombia legend Carlos Valderrama has spoken on Diaz’s move to Liverpool Fc and his start to life in the prestigious Premier League.
Valderrama, who is the most-capped player in Colombia’s history and represented the country at three World Cups, has told Diaz to enjoy his time at Liverpool.
“He’s (Diaz) dying of laughter. The son does everything that way,” Valderrama was quoted telling journalists by Marca, while apparently laughing.
“The man is happy, he’s happy. Soccer is joy. If you change your mentality, you lose the year.
“You can’t change the joy to play soccer. So I invite you to have a great time there.”