sport news Barcelona: Luis Suarez backed after Olympiacos horrorshow

Luis Suarez did not covert one of seven shots for Barcelona against Olympiacos The Uruguayan has failed to score in Barcelona's four Champions League games Ernesto Valverde was happy with Suarez and the team despite drawing 0-0 Barcelona news: All the latest from the Nou Camp 

By Alex Martin For Mailonline

Published: 17:09 GMT, 1 November 2017 | Updated: 17:09 GMT, 1 November 2017


Barcelona head coach Ernesto Valverde has backed Luis Suarez after the striker's poor start to the season reached new heights against Olympiacos on Tuesday evening.

The Uruguayan has scored just three goals in 13 appearances this season, which is significantly less than fans of the Nou Camp club have grown accustomed to since his arrival in 2014.

Suarez's form took another turn for the worse in the 0-0 stalemate with Olympiacos as he failed to find the back of the net despite having seven attempts on goal, the most he has ever had without scoring for Barcelona.

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