Luis Suarez surprises young cancer patient
FC Barcelona player Luis Suarez made a young cancer patient's day when he called him out of the blue.
Mateo, who is receiving treatment in Suarez's native country Uruguay, thought he was speaking to a doctor in Spain.
Tears welled in his eyes when he realised it was Suarez speaking to him on a video call.
The young patient was diagnosed with cancer two years ago and went to the Perez Scremini Foundation.
It specialises in childhood cancer in Uruguay and treats patients for free with all costs being paid by the foundation.
07 May 2015
- From the section Latin America & Caribbean