Luis Suarez has lost a sponsorship deal with 888poker after receiving a four-month ban from all football-related activity for biting Italy’s Giorgio Chiellini. He is pictured here in May when he was unveiled as the company’s ambassador. Photograph:   David Ramos/Getty Images

Liverpool are working their way through the legal minefield of striker Luis Suarez’s four-month ban for biting Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini but a(...)

Uruguay’s Luis Suarez reacts after clashing with Italy’s Giorgio Chiellini during their 2014 World Cup Group D soccer match at the Dunas arena in Natal. Photograph: Reuters 2:07

FIFA’s disciplinary hearing into Luis Suarez for biting will resume today, according to the head of the Uruguay Football Association. The independent (...)

Head coach Oscar Tabarez of Uruguay hugs Luis Suarez after their  1-0 victory over Italy  at Estadio das Dunas  in Natal, Brazil. Photograph:  Julian Finney/Getty Images

Uruguay manager Oscar Tabarez claimed that Luis Suarez “is the target of certain sections of the press” after the Liverpool striker provoked another m(...)

 Italy’s Giorgio Chiellini claims he was bitten by Uruguay’s Luis Suarez as the striker holds his teeth at the Estadio Arena das Dunas in Natal. Photograph: EPA

Luis Suarez has found himself at the centre of another biting storm after a clash with Giorgio Chiellini in Uruguay’s World Cup clash with Italy. With(...)

Luis Suarez of Uruguay  during the  Group D match against Italy  at Estadio das Dunas on June 24th, 2014 in Natal. Photograph:  Clive Rose/Getty Images

Italy 0 Uruguay 1Uruguay knocked Italy out of the World Cup but the only thing people were talking about at Natal’s Estadio das Dunas tonight was Luis(...)

Atletico Madrid’s Diego Costa (left) celebrates with team-mate Koke after scoring his side’s second goal from the penalty spot at Stamford Bridge.  Photograph: Nick Potts/PA Wire

Chelsea 1 Atletico Madrid 3 (agg 1-3)Once again there was the sight of a manager running along the touchline at Stamford Bridge, screaming to the skie(...)

 Jose Mourinho  looks on during a training session at Chelsea’s Cobham training grounds yesterday. Photograph: Clive Rose/Getty Images

A clap of thunder had rumbled over Cobham as Chelsea’s players emerged into the drizzle for training. Petr Cech was the surpri(...)

Chelsea’s John Terry limbers up for training this morning. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA Wire.

Goalkeeper Petr Cech took part in training on the eve of the Champions League semi-final second leg with Atletico Madrid a week after being rul(...)

Liverpool’s Luis Suarez has an attempt on goal during the yesterday’s match against Chelsea at Anfield.   Photograph:  Peter Byrne/PA Wire.

Luis Suarez has been named the English Professional Footballers’ Association player of the year for 2013-14, becoming the first non-European to(...)

Chelsea’s Demba Ba  scores after taking advantage of a  slip by Liverpool’s Steven Gerrard  during the Premier League  match  at Anfield. Photograph: Darren Staples/Reuters

Liverpool 0 Chelsea 2: Over the next fortnight, it might still be that Steven Ger(...)