Suarez banned for nine matches - FIFA
26 June 2014, 17:10
Rio de Janeiro - Uruguay striker Luis Suarez was banned for nine matches by FIFA on Thursday after being found guilty of biting Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini.
Suarez was also banned from any football-related activity for four months and fined 100,000 Swiss francs ($111,000).
The incident occurred 10 minutes before the end of Uruguay's 1-0 win over Italy in their final Group D match in Natal on Tuesday.