The Liverpool striker had surgery on a knee injury on Thursday but he is confident he will be fit to make his mark in Brazil
The Liverpool hitman went under the knife to correct a meniscus injury on Thursday but the Uruguayan Football Association are confident "he is not ruled out".
Suarez posted a message on Twitter later that day to thank fans for their good-will messages, and on Saturday afternoon he reiterated his determination to turn out for his country in Brazil.
My dream remains intact. I will be there. #WorldCup #allin or nothing https://t.co/s05SkqJ1tW — Luis Suarez (@luis16suarez) May 24, 2014
Thank you very much for the messages of support, love and encouragement throughout the day! The strength that my loved ones give me... (1/2)— Luis Suarez (@luis16suarez) May 22, 2014
...will make me work hard to reach the World Cup. My family and I are very grateful to all of you!! (2/2) pic.twitter.com/DJDsQy3hsr— Luis Suarez (@luis16suarez) May 22, 2014
Uruaguy kick off their World Cup against Costa Rica on June 14, before playing England five days later and Italy five days after that.