Luis Suarez says it was 'hard to face truth' of Giorgio Chiellini bite
Luis Suarez says it was 'hard to face truth' of Giorgio Chiellini bite

Barcelona star striker Luis Suarez has said that it had been hard to face the truth of his bite on Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini at the World Cup.

Luis Suarez back in business; Japan edge Jamaica
Luis Suarez back in business; Japan edge Jamaica

Luis Suarez returned for Uruguay for the first time since his infamous World Cup biting shame and helped the South Americans to a 1-1 friendly draw against Saudi Arabia.

Uruguay Guantanamo offer becomes political hot potato

Uruguay`s offer to take in six Guantanamo inmates has become a political hot potato in an election year, and may not survive the change of administration in March.

Uruguay Guantanamo offer becomes political hot potato

Uruguay`s offer to take in six Guantanamo inmates has become a political hot potato in an election year, and may not survive the change of administration in March.

Luis Suarez included in Uruguay squad for friendlies
Luis Suarez included in Uruguay squad for friendlies

Luis Suarez has been included in a provisional Uruguay squad for next month`s friendlies against Saudi Arabia and Oman, the Uruguay Football Association (AUF) said on Thursday.

Brazil, Colombia rise in FIFA rankings
Brazil, Colombia rise in FIFA rankings

Brazil has overtaken Uruguay to move to the sixth spot in the latest FIFA rankings.

FIFA rankings continue to make dismal reading for Asia
FIFA rankings continue to make dismal reading for Asia

The FIFA rankings continued to make dismal reading for Asia with only two teams, Iran and Japan, in the top 50 of September`s list which was published on Thursday. Iran, Asia`s top-ranked team were a modest 44th, while Japan were four places below them. They were followed by Uzbekistan in 58th and South Korea a further five places adrift.

Uruguay denies cold feet on taking Guantanamo detainees

Uruguay denied Monday that it had delayed taking in six detainees from the US military prison at Guantanamo, saying no date for the transfer had been set yet.

Uruguay begin renewal without Diego Lugano and Diego Forlan

The disgraced Luis Suarez and ageing veterans Diego Forlan and Diego Lugano are all missing from the first post-World Cup Uruguay squad announced on Thursday for two friendlies in Asia next month.

Luis Suarez adds bite but Barca hopes hinge on defence

Barcelona have added Luis Suarez to their star-studded forward line but it could be their defensive reinforcements that make the difference as they look to win back the La Liga title.

Luis Suarez trains with Barcelona for first time

Luis Suarez trained with his new Barcelona team mates, including Neymar, for the first time on Friday after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) ruled that he need not be banned from all football activity.

Plenty of challenges for Antonio Conte with Italy

Unloved even in their own country, Italy`s national team clearly need a radical overhaul and, if anyone can do it, then it is the steely-willed Antonio Conte who was named as their new coach on Thursday.

Luis Suarez biting ban upheld but striker allowed to train

The four-month ban on Luis Suarez was upheld by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on Thursday.

Luis Suarez Timeline

Luis Suarez on Thursday saw his four-month ban for biting Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini at the World Cup upheld by the Court of Arbitration for Sport, although he was allowed to resume training.

CAS to announce Luis Suarez appeal verdict on Thursday

The outcome of Uruguay forward Luis Suarez`s appeal against his ban for biting Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini will be announced on Thursday, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) said on Wednesday.

England`s Roy Hodgson had ``dark moments``, never considered quitting

Roy Hodgson suffered "dark moments" but did not think of resigning as England manager following his team`s disappointing group-stage exit at this year`s World Cup in Brazil.

FIFPro calls for Luis Suarez ban reduction as appeal takes place

The world players` union FIFPro called for Luis Suarez`s ban for biting to be reduced on Friday as the Uruguay and Barcelona forward’s appeal was taking place at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).

Russia to play Uruguay for final World Cup spot

Russia will play Uruguay in a two-legged play-off for the final spot at the 2015 Rugby World Cup.

Suarez appeal against four-month `biting` ban to be heard on Aug 8

Barcelona striker Luis Suarez`s appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (Cas) against his four-month ban from all football-related activity would be heard on August 8.

Luis Suarez could train with Barcelona in two weeks after CAS hearing date is set

Uruguay and Barcelona football star Luis Suarez is hoping to train with his new club in a fortnight`s time after his appeal against his ban for biting Italy`s Giorgio Chiellini will be heard by the court of arbitration for sport (CAS) in Lausanne, Switzerland, on August 8.