VegasInsider.com
VI Mobile Scores and Betting OddsVI Mobile Scores and Betting Odds Be Social
Home
NFL
NBA
NHL
MLB
NCAA FB
NCAA BK
Golf
Auto
Horses
Soccer
Boxing/MMA
More
Betting Tools

 
Suarez accepts FA conduct charge for bite

LONDON (AP) - Liverpool forward Luis Suarez accepted a violent conduct charge from the English Football Association after he bit an opponent.

Advertisement
The FA wants Suarez suspended for more than the standard three matches for sinking his teeth into an arm of Chelsea defender Bransilav Ivanovic during a Premier League match on Sunday.

Suarez's punishment will be decided Wednesday, the FA said.

He apologized to Ivanovic after the match, received a fine from Liverpool and was rebuked by the government on Monday.

It's not Suarez's first offense for biting an opponent. In November 2010, he was banned for seven matches for biting a PSV Eindhoven player in the Dutch league, earning the nickname ``Cannibal of Ajax.''

Copyright 2018 by STATS LLC and Associated Press.
Any commercial use or distribution without the express written
consent of STATS LLC and Associated Press is strictly prohibited.

  
HEADLINES
Maxtone-Smith: CL Best Bets - Semifinals
Udinese fires Oddo after 11 straight losses
Leeds to tour Myanmar amid cleansing
Tunisian player regains consciousness
Porto regains lead in Portugal after rout
Levante nears salvation in Spain
Bessa helps Genoa beat Verona
FIFA force pace on $25B Club WCup
Germany wants to unite at Euro 2024
MORE HEADLINES
 
VegasInsider.com Gold Membership
  
corner graphic
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 20% off Daily Pick packages, SAVE 10% off a Live Odds Pro subscription, and receive access to up to 1,000 Member Plays each month!
VI Gold Membership