FIFA World Cup: Luis Suarez to Appeal 'Fascist' Bite Ban, Says Lawyer

Updated: 12 July 2014 08:09 IST

FIFA had rejected an appeal day by Uruguay and Luis Suarez over the severity of his punishment. But now he is going to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to try to reduce his sanction for biting Italy's Giorgio Chiellini in a Group D game on June 24, his lawyer said.

FIFA World Cup: Luis Suarez to Appeal 'Fascist' Bite Ban, Says Lawyer
Uruguays Luis Suarez reacts after biting Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini during a 2014 FIFA World Cup match. © AP

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