Brazil 2014: FIFA rejects Uruguay's appeal on Suarez

(AGI) Rio de Janeiro, July 10 - FIFA's disciplinary committeehas rejected appeals presented by Uruguay's Football Federationand by Luis Suarez, confirming the nine match and four monthdisqualification for biting Giorgio Chellini in theItaly-Uruguay match on June 24. A statement said that thedecision had been sent to the player and to the UruguayanFederation. FIFA also clarified that the sentence is not final,since both the player and the federation can appeal to theCourt of Arbitration for Sport in Lausanne. . .

(AGI) Rio de Janeiro, July 10 - FIFA's disciplinary committeehas rejected appeals presented by Uruguay's Football Federationand by Luis Suarez, confirming the nine match and four monthdisqualification for biting Giorgio Chellini in theItaly-Uruguay match on June 24. A statement said that thedecision had been sent to the player and to the UruguayanFederation. FIFA also clarified that the sentence is not final,since both the player and the federation can appeal to theCourt of Arbitration for Sport in Lausanne. . .