Luis Suarez Related Content
The Uruguayan player's ban ends on October 25th, but he still has an eight game suspension with his country's National Team.
One of FIFA's Vicepresidents, Uruguayan Eugenio Figueredo, stated today Luis Suarez's ban could be reduced, after some time has passed since his fellow countryman was sanctioned for biting Giorgio Chiellini during last summer's World Cup.
"As time goes by, we may be able to address this issue politically. We may try to make his ban easier on him," Figueredo told in an interview.
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The Uruguayan player, banned from any official match until October 26, scored his first goal against the U-19 Indonesian team
Luis Suarez, still banned from every official game with his club and his National Team, scored yesterday his first goal as a Barcelona player. The Uruguayan played with Barcelona's B squad against the U-19 Indonesian team, scoring two goals in the match.
The first goal of the game was scored by one of Barcelona's recent transfers, Belgian Thomas Vermaelen,who also took part of the game. Suarez... Read the rest of the article »
Coach Luis Enrique wants the Uruguayan player to enjoy playing time before the ban imposed by FIFA expires, so he can be available to play against Real Madrid
Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez will enjoy playing time on Wednesday, when Barcelona B faces the U-19 Indonesian National Team. Barcelona's coach Luis Enrique wants him to be in top form when the player's ban is lifted, so, tomorrow the Uruguayan will have the chance to take the pitch against the Asian team.
"Luis Suarez needs to be on the pitch, and so do we. If Luis is fit to play... Read the rest of the article »
Good news for Barcelona fans and lovers of nail-biting football as El Clasico will feature Luis Suarez on October 25, 2014!
The time and date of the 2014/15 La Liga season’s first Clasico was confirmed around 8:30 EST by the LFP. A statement on their website read:
“It will be on Saturday, October 25 at 18:00 (local time) at the Santiago Bernabéu, a match scheduled to take place on Week 9 of the best league in the world.”
Ever since Luis Suarez left Liverpool to sign for Barcelona... Read the rest of the article »
The Uruguayan striker has "reformed", at least according to one of his new Barcelona teammates.
Luis Suarez's move from Liverpool to Barcelona during this summer's transfer window was always going to be mired in controversy.
The Blaugrana reportedly paid over €80 million to the Reds to bring the Uruguayan to Spain as they aspire to re-claim their La Liga crown from Atletico Madrid as well as launch a serious challenge for the Champions League this season.
However, the 27-year-old... Read the rest of the article »
The Uruguayan striker will have to wait to make his debut with FC Barcelona in an official match, which could happen on October 26th against Real Madrid.
Luis Suarez has been finally cleared to play with his National Team. Following his four month ban from any football-related activity, FIFA authorized the player to take part on friendly matches with the Uruguayans.
According to sources, the Uruguayan Football Association (AUF) intends to call up Suarez for next month's friendlies against Saudi Arabia and Oman, but had to ask permission to do... Read the rest of the article »
With the popular game set to come out soon, EA Sports have released their rankings of the top 10 players in this year's edition.
Despite losing out on the Ballon d'Or to perpetual rival Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi nonetheless has been named top player by FIFA.
Except of course, this time, it's for the annual video game produced by EA Sports that has fans all around the globe excitedly awaiting the latest edition, and with the release just around the corner, the company has released its list of the top ten players... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona president Jordi Bartomeu has revealed some more details behind the cause of Barcelona's
Barcelona president Jordi Bartomeu has accepted partial blame on Sunday for the Catalan giants' transfer ban, blaming the sanction on "certain administrative irregularities".
The Liga heavyweights were handed a two-transfer window ban due to breaching Fifa rules regarding the signing of minors, a decision Barcelona decided to appeal.
The ban was suspended upon appeal... Read the rest of the article »
Barcelona will not be able to bring in new players to Camp Nou until January 2016 after FIFA decided to uphold the Catalan side's two-transfer window ban
La Liga giants Barcelona's hopes of having their two consecutive transfer window ban overturned have evaporated after FIFA ruled the punishment will stand.
This decision by football's governing body to uphold the sanction comes five months after the ban was initially handed to the Catalan side, which was suspended due to an appeal from Barcelona.
The club was thus permitted to dive into... Read the rest of the article »
Despite claims from Liverpool that they received the full release clause for former striker Luis Suarez, Barcelona insist they paid far less for the Uruguayan
La Liga giants Barcelona pulled out all the stops to lure former Liverpool striker Luis Suarez to Camp Nou, paying big money to sign last season's English Premier League top-scorer.
Despite being involved in yet another biting incident during this summer's World Cup, sinking his teeth into Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini, the third strike for the South American forward in his professional... Read the rest of the article »
Luis Suarez made his debut in Barcelona’s shirt after his ban from all football-related activity was recently lifted by FIFA.
It couldn’t have been a better night for FC Barcelona. The ‘blau-granas’ get their first title of the season and keep the Joan Gamper’s trophy at home after thrashing Mexican club Leon 6-0. Morevoer, Neymar scored twice and he looks fully recovered from the back injury that he picked against Colombia playing for the Brazilian national team during this year’s World Cup.
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Raheem Sterling and Daniel Sturridge's great performance vs Southampton already has fans naming them the new SAS!
Given his blistering form in front of goal last season, Luis Suarez's sale to Barcelona this summer naturally was a huge source of concern for Liverpool fans.
The Uruguayan enjoyed his best form so far of his career to date, with his 31 goals being a huge reason for his side being so close to winning their first Premier League title in decades.
Moreover, the partnership he formed with... Read the rest of the article »
In their very first English Premier League match since Suarez's Anfield exit, Liverpool face the team they tore apart in the transfer window; Southampton. Check out the lineups and live stream (online & TV) here
Last season's English Premier League runners-up Liverpool get ready to open their new campaign when they face Southampton at Anfield, on Sunday.
This will be the first game for Brendan Rodgers' men since the £75m departure of superstar Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez from the Merseyside club to La Liga giants Barcelona.
The top-scorer from the 2013-14 season, netting a whopping 31... Read the rest of the article »
The former Liverpool star was authorized to train, but will remain suspended from every competition until October 26th.
After being suspended for biting Giorgio Chiellini during this year’s World Cup, Luis Suarez was able to train with Barcelona for the first time since the club announced he had been transferred from Liverpool.
The Uruguayan player and Premier League’s top scorer last season expressed his gratitude for everything Barcelona did to support him.
“I am very grateful to the... Read the rest of the article »
Luis Suarez might be thinking, ‘Thank God it’s Friday!’ The £75M signing finally got a taste of how it is like to train at his new club, Barcelona.
On Thursday, the world of football anxiously awaited the decision of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) concerning Suarez’s appeal against his four-month ban for biting Italy’s Giorgio Chiellini at the 2014 FIFA World Cup. The verdict fell and although the ban stands, it allows the Uruguayan star to take part in training sessions and other non-competitive football activities.
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The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has today made the highly anticipated announcement regarding the decision over Luis Suarez's four-month ban appeal.
The countdown to the verdict was widely followed on Twitter with Barca fans optimistic about a favourable result. At 15:00 in Lausanne, it was made official. Luis Suarez's four-month ban stands. However, there is a sense of relief for the Catalans as the Uruguayan striker has now been allowed to train.
Reacting to CAS' verdict, FIFPro released a statement:
"FIFPro is disappointed... Read the rest of the article »
Will Luis Suarez be able to play a number of games with Neymar and Lionel Messi before El Clasico on October 25, 2014? The answer will be known very soon.
It has certainly been a very boring and worrisome summer for new Barcelona star Luis Suarez as he awaits the Court of Arbitration for Sport’s decision concerning his four-month ban which included a £66,000 fine and a nine-match ban at international level.
Suarez was slapped by FIFA with a lengthy ban for biting Italy’s Giorgio Chiellini in a group stage match at the 2014 FIFA... Read the rest of the article »
Stars like Steven Gerrard, Wayne Rooney, Frank Lampard, and more all among the most popular, but who was the no. 1 in the 2013-2014 season?
Football, like any other industry is a business, and a large part of many of Europe's top leagues' revenues come from sales of tickets and other sporting merchandise.
Many fans often splash out the cash to acquire tickets to see their favorite stars in action, but if they are not fortunate enough to reside within the country where their favorite team plays, are equally keen to purchase kits... Read the rest of the article »
Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez will serve the remainder of his nine international match ban after football's governing body opted against a reduction to his punishment
Fifa's disciplinary committee has decided to uphold the ban that was handed to Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez after his biting incident at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
The 27-year-old sunk his teeth into Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini, for a third time in his professional career, during his national side's group stage encounter with Italy, resulting in a four-month ban from all football-related... Read the rest of the article »
According to Jamie Carragher, Liverpool's prolific striking duo last season didn't always get along.
They were viewed as one of the most prolific striking duos in not just England, but across Europe last season.
Indeed the goals from Luis Suarez and Daniel Sturridge, nicknamed "SAS" by some sections of the media and Premier League fans, were a huge reason why the Reds nearly won their first title in decades and are back in the Champions League after a temporary hiatus.
However... Read the rest of the article »