Luis Díaz rubs shoulders with the best for a long time

The Colombian soccer player Luis Diaz endorse day by day its conditions in the international football and this is confirmed by his constant presence in the ideal eleven chosen by different sports entities.

The guajiro was included in the starting team of the week Champions LeagueAfter his outstanding presentation in the triumph of Liverpool (1-3) against Benfica, in the first leg of the quarterfinals of this competition, in which he scored a goal and set up another.

In this select group, the coffee winger shares, among others, with the striker from Real Madrid Karim Benzemawho scored all three goals for his team in the victory (1-3) against chelsea.

Being among the most outstanding in each competition in which he participates became something everyday for Díaz.

The acknowledgments for the attacker come from a long time ago. In 2020 he appeared in the ideal eleven of South American footballers in Europe, which also included Richarlison, Neymar and Agüero.

His presence on the dream team began to become even more recurrent the previous year. The CONMEBOL chose him in the Copa América, in which they also appeared Neymar and Messii. In that contest he was also chosen as the revelation player.

Meanwhile, in Portugal the The game sports newspaper included him among the best in the 2021 League, thanks to his performances with the Port. In this he shared with players like Sebastián Coates and his compatriot Matheus Uribe.

Likewise, at the end of 2021, the International Federation of Football History and Statistics included him in the Conmebol ideal team for that year. He was the only Colombian in this group, which also included the aforementioned references from Brazil and Argentina.

In 2022 the constant was maintained with his link to Liverpool, where he has been since January 30. His rapid adaptation process led to his being chosen by BeSoccer magazine in mid-March as one of the best in international football, after scoring one of the goals in the victory (2-0) of the Anfield team against Brighton. Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema also appeared in the select classification.

even in the Colombia selectionwho is not living his best moment, the peasant manages to stand out. Not in vain they included him in the eleven of the last date of the South American qualifiers.

“This is the fruit of his talent, effort and perseverance. Nobody is giving him anything, he is getting everything with work,” said coach Néstor Otero.

Díaz also appeared among those chosen by the English newspaper The Sun with the figures that will not participate in the World Cup in Qatar, along with Mohamed Salah, Jan Oblak and Erling Haaland.