Thursday 23 November 2017

Suarez scandals

SUAREZ SCANDALS . . .

February 2007

Sent off on his Uruguay debut against Colombia after receiving second booking.

November 2007

Suspended following dressing-room altercation with team-mate while at Ajax.

July 2010

Dismissed for handball against Ghana in World Cup quarter-final before celebrating Asamoah Gyan's subsequent miss from penalty spot.

NovEMBER 2010

Handed seven-game ban after biting PSV's Otman Bakkal on the shoulder.

OctOBER 2011

Racially abuses Manchester United's Patrice Evra during league match at Anfield. Fined £40,000 and banned for eight games in December by the English Football Association.

DecEMBER 2011

Makes offensive gesture towards Fulham supporters, resulting in a one-match ban.

FEBRUARY 2012

Refuses to shake Evra's hand in return match at Old Trafford.

October 2012

Celebrates goal at Everton with diving motion in front of home dugout. Admits exaggerating dive in match with Stoke.

JanUARY 2013

Handles ball in act of scoring during FA Cup tie at Mansfield.

MarCH 2013

Strikes Chile defender Gonzalo Jara in World Cup qualifier.

AprIL 2013

Suspended for 10 matches by the English FA after biting Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic at Anfield.

Irish Independent

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