Uruguay President defends Suarez

Uruguay President defends Suarez

Uruguay's President Jose Mujica weighed into the global controversy over footballer Luis Suarez on Wednesday, saying it was unfair to judge him retrospectively for biting an Italian player when other incidents went unreviewed.

Suarez hopes goals will silence critics

Suarez hopes goals will silence critics
Luis Suárez said his two goals against England had gone a long way to silence the critics who did not think he would be fit enough to play against Roy Hodgson’s team.

Now Suarez' lawyer gets his teeth into things

Now Suarez' lawyer gets his teeth into things

Luis Suarez's lawyer believes there is a European campaign against the controversial striker, who on Wednesday was preparing his defence after being accused of biting an Italy defender during Uruguay's 1-0 win at the World Cup.

Suarez brace beats England

Suarez brace beats England
Luis Suarez struck twice including a dramatic late winner to earn Uruguay a 2-1 victory over England in a pulsating World Cup Group D match on Thursday.

Chiellini livid over alleged bite

Chiellini livid over alleged bite
Italy's Giorgio Chiellini has called on FIFA to stand up to Luis Suarez after the Uruguayan appeared to bite him on Tuesday.

Italy make the perfect start

Italy make the perfect start
Italy made the perfect start to their FIFA World Cup campaign, accounting for Group D rivals England 2-1 in Manaus on Saturday.

Lots for Italy to chew over

Lots for  Italy to chew over

When Uruguay slumped in the second-half of their opening tie to lose 3-1 to Costa Rica, the World Cup dream looked to be over. Confidence was low and contests against England and Italy, two former champions, looked onerous.

Costa Rica hail epic triumph

Costa Rica hail epic triumph
Costa Rica coach Jorge Luis Pinto labelled his team's shock 3-1 win over Uruguay as 'a historic triumph' for the CONCACAF nation.

Costa Rica hang on to deny England

Costa Rica hang on to deny England
Costa Rica secured top spot in FIFA World Cup Group D courtesy of a drab 0-0 draw with already-eliminated England on Tuesday.

Costa Rica claim shock Uruguay scalp

Costa Rica claim shock Uruguay scalp

Uruguay failed to overcome the absence of Luis Suarez as a shock 3-1 loss to Costa Rica left their FIFA World Cup dream in tatters.

Costa Rica stun Italy to reach last 16

Costa Rica stun Italy to reach last 16
Costa Rica produced another huge upset to reach the knockout stages of the World Cup for the second time on Friday with Bryan Ruiz's goal securing a 1-0 Group D win over Italy that also ensured England were eliminated.

Doubts on when Suarez will be ready

Doubts on when Suarez will be ready

Uruguay coach Oscar Tabarez does not know when forward Luis Suarez, working hard on his fitness after knee cartilage surgery, will be ready to play again, he said on Tuesday.

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