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  1. Chiellini: Suarez sending off could've saved ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Goal.com

    The Italy defender acknowledged that his first thought following the incident at the World Cup was to ensure Uruguay were reduced to 10 men Giorgio Chiellini revealed he pushed for Luis Suarez to get sent off after being bitten by the Uruguay striker at World Cup 2014 because he was convinced it would have turned around Italy 's fortunes. Suarez remained on the field as a Diego Godin goal ultimately gave Uruguay a 1-0 victory in Natal, condemning the Azzurri to a shock group-stage exit.

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  2. South American Football - Uruguay lack bite despite aRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Yahoo!

    Luis Suarez had a part in Uruguay's goal in his first international appearance since being banned for biting Italian Giorgio Chiellini at the World Cup, but his country were held to a 1-1 draw in a friendly with Saudi Arabia. Uruguay went ahead two minutes into the second half in Jeddah when a volley by Barcelona striker Suarez from Nicolas Lodeiro 's cross came back off the post, hit midfielder Hassan Fallatah and went in for an own goal.

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  3. Luis Suarez is all smiles with his Uruguay team-mates as he gears...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Daily Mail

    The former Liverpool hero posted a beaming selfie on the team bus with fellow Uruguay stars Christian Stuani, Martin Silva and Diego Godin today. The Barcelona striker will line up for his country against Saudi Arabia on Friday in his first international since biting Italy's Giorgio Chiellini at the World Cup.

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  4. 'Barcelona wouldn't buy a fat man' - Tabarez hits back over Suarez fitness fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | Goal.com

    The veteran Uruguay coach says the suspended striker is still at his peak and selected him for next week's friendlies against Saudi Arabia and Oman Uruguay coach Oscar Tabarez has hit out at suggestions that Luiz Suarez is overweight by insisting Barcelona wouldn't "buy a fat player". The Barca striker is finally set to make his Liga debut later in October following a four-month ban for biting Italy's Giorgio Chiellini at this year's World Cup.

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  5. Suarez set for Uruguay returnRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 4 | Newkerala.com

    Luis Suarez is next week expected to make his first international appearance since biting Italy's Giorgio Chiellini during the FIFA World Cup in Brazil. The Barcelona striker was Friday named in Oscar Tabarez's 22-man squad for away friendlies against Saudi Arabia Oct 10 and Oman three days later, reports Xinhua.

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  6. Alvaro Recoba has still got it... 38-year-old Inter Milan...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Daily Mail

    Alvaro Recoba made a name for himself during a successful 11-year-spell at Inter Milan. But now, at 38, the former Uruguayan international has proved that he can still score stunning goals, by netting directly from a corner for Nacional.

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  7. Luis Suarez in Uruguay preliminary squad for 2 friendlies next month in Saudi Arabia, OmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Luis Suarez is one of 29 players in a preliminary Uruguay squad for two friendlies next month in Saudi Arabia and Oman. Coach Oscar Tabarez must still decide if he will pick Suarez for the matches: Oct. 10 at Saudi Arabia, and three days later at Oman.

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  8. Who will the Rapids protect in MLS expansion draft 2015?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Denver Post

    Orlando City won a draw today over New York City FC and will pick first in the upcoming MLS expansion draft for the 2015 season. I spoke with Rapids Vice President of Soccer Operations Paul Bravo last week, and he said the Rapids have already begun internal talks on which 11 players the club plans to protect.

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  9. Picking the Best-on-Paper 2014/15 Champions League Group Stage XIRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | BleacherReport

    With the much-anticipated 2014/15 Champions League now very nearly with us once again, we pick the best-on-paper XI from the upcoming group stage. And lining up in a 3-1-3-3 formation, these are the 11 stars we have selected, taking into consideration a player's overall displays in the Europe's premier club competition over the years, especially of late, and their domestic and international form too In truth, only Chelsea keeper Thibaut Courtois can really rival Bayern No.

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  10. Godin: I won't leave Atletico for moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Goal.com

    The defender says he received a lot of offers over the summer but says he was proud to stay and hear the praise of coach Diego Simeone Diego Godin says it will take more than money to tempt him away from Atletico Madrid and that the Spanish champions will go out to beat Real Madrid on Saturday. Godin has become an idol at the club since scoring the equalising goal against Barcelona on the final day of last season, a strike which ultimately secured his side their first league title in 18 years.

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  11. National team appearance thrills many fans of MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Denver Post

    Ivan Robles was ecstatic when he heard the Mexican national team was coming to Colorado for an international friendly against Bolivia, giving him an opportunity to see "El Tri" play in person for the first time. "I nearly jumped out of a chair," Robles said with a wide smile Tuesday night before Mexico defeated Bolivia 1-0 at Dick's Sporting Goods Park in front of thousands of fans clad in the green, white and red colors of Mexico.

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  12. With new coach watching, S. Korea falls to Uruguay in football friendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Korea Herald

    With its new head coach looking on from the stands, South Korea fell to Uruguay 1-0 in their football friendly on Monday. Uli Stielike, an ex-German international appointed as the South Korea boss last week, watched the 59th-ranked Asian side fall to the sixth-ranked visitors before the sellout 38,000 fans at Goyang Stadium in Goyang, just west of Seoul.

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  13. Official: Atletico sign Danubio rising star VelazquezRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Goal.com

    The 20-year-old defender has signed a five-year deal at the Vicente Calderon after completing a medical on Wednesday Atletico Madrid have completed a deal to sign highly-rated Danubio defender Emiliano Velazquez on a five-year contract.

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  14. La Liga Fixtures 2014 Week 1: Schedule, Live Stream Info, Picks and Key PlayersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2014 | BleacherReport

    After a disappointing summer when Spain's international side sank to its lowest point in many years, La Liga now returns to put a smile on the faces of its millions of fans.

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  15. Rosario Central Announces Acquisition of Jose Adolfo Valencia on Official Club SiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | Stumptown Footy

    Earlier this evening Argentine side Rosario Central posted an announcement to their official team site stating that Jose Adolfo Valencia is now able to play with their first team and is already available to their technical director.

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  16. Uruguay lineup excludes Suarez, Lugano, ForlanRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    The Uruguayan Football Association unveiled the names of the 29 players and subs for upcoming friendlies against Japan and South Korea, excluding Luis Suarez, Diego Lugano and Diego Forlan.

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  17. Diego Godin Could Be Just the Defender to Supplant Dante at Bayern MunichRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | BleacherReport

    's run to the Primera Division title last season and even scored what proved to be the championship-winning goal against Barcelona.

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  18. Bayern Munich set to make A 27m move for Atletico Madrid defender Diego GodinRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | Daily Mail

    The 28-year-old has been targeted by Pep Guardiola as a replacement for Javi Martinez, who has been ruled out for the rest of the year with injury.

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  19. Suarez biting bans upheld but he can train with BarcaRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 | The Star Online

    Uruguay forward Luis Suarez's four-month playing ban for biting Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini has been upheld by the Court of Arbitration for Sport although he will be allowed train with his new club Barcelona.

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  20. Suarez bite ban stays, but Barcelona striker allowed to trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Rediff.com

    CAS said in a statement that it had removed the clause which banned the 27-year-old from "any football-related activity" following an appeal by the Uruguayan Football Association on Suarez's behalf.

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