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FIFA verdict: Suarez's bite draws 4-month suspension

By The Associated Press

This article was originally published June 27, 2014 at 2:23 a.m. Updated June 27, 2014 at 2:23 a.m.


A U.S. soccer fan pretends Uruguay forward Luis Suarez is biting him as he takes a photo Thursday in front of an Adidas advertisement featuring Suarez near Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro. Suarez was banned by FIFA from all soccer for four months and fined $112,000 for biting an Italian player during Uruguay’s 1-0 victory Tuesday.

Luis Suarez exits the World Cup with one of the longest bans in tournament history and his reputation again in tatters.

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