Suarez handed four months ban

BRAZIL 2014 Luis Suárez suspended for nine matches and banned for four months from any football-related activity 26 Jun 2014 The FIFA Disciplinary Committee has reached a decision in the case related to Luis Suárez of Uruguay following an incident that occurred during the FIFA World Cup™ match between Italy and Uruguay played

Ghana sends home two of their stars

Ghana players Sulley Muntari and Kevin-Prince Boateng sent home from the World Cup and suspended indefinitely The midfielders clashed with senior management Sulley Muntari (left) and Kevin-Prince Boateng By JAMES ORR Thursday 26 June 2014 Ghana midfielders Sulley Muntari and Kevin-Prince Boateng have been suspended indefinitely from the national team and sent home from the

Nigeria progress despite defeat to agentina

African side Nigeria becomes the first African team to qualify for the knockout stage despite losing 3-2 to Argentina at the Beira-Rio Stadium in Porto Alegre. Nigeria's defeat -- their fourth in four meetings at the finals against Argentina -- came with the considerable consolation that they still progressed to the

suarez bites again

Luis Suárez needs help after biting Giorgio Chiellini – what he did was not just rash but entirely self-destructive That sinking feeling: Luis Suárez, once again, could be the master of his own downfall after biting Giorgio Chiellini Picture: AP By Jim White9:05PM BST 24 Jun 2014 Twitter 251 Facebook 161 Share 412 After being caught up in three high-profile

World Cup Round One in review

With all 32 teams at the 2014 World Cup now having strutted their stuff, we take a look at some of the biggest talking points from the first round of action. Poor Refereeing An unwelcome blight on the first round of fixtures, dodgy refereeing has plagued a number of games, with the