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Giorgio Chiellini

Uruguay forward Luis Suarez reacts after clashing with Italy's defender Giorgio Chiellini during a Group D football match between Italy and Uruguay at the Dunas Arena in Natal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 24, 2014. Uruguay won 1-0.

5 Things You Missed At The 2014 World Cup In Brazil: Week 5

The 2014 World Cup is down to four teams. But plenty of stories are still swirling around. Here are five things you missed.

07/07/2014

Luis Suarez of Uruguay and Giorgio Chiellini of Italy react after a clash during the World Cup Group D match at Estadio das Dunas on June 24, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)

Suarez Apologizes For Biting Chiellini, Vows To Never Do It Again

Luis Suarez has issued an apology to Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini for biting him during a World Cup match and vowed never to do it again.

06/30/2014

Uruguay fans holds up a t-shirt of Luis Suarez ahead of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil round of 16 match between Colombia and Uruguay (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

5 Things You Missed At The World Cup In Brazil: Week 4

The World Cup is still in motion and the USMNT is still alive in Brazil. Here are five things that you may have missed during the World Cup this past week.

06/30/2014

Luis Suarez of Uruguay and Giorgio Chiellini of Italy react after a clash during the World Cup Group D match at Estadio das Dunas on June 24, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)

Suarez Tells FIFA Panel That He Lost Balance, Bite Was Not Deliberate

Luis Suarez told FIFA’s disciplinary panel that he did not deliberately bite Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini at the World Cup.

06/28/2014

Luis Suarez of Uruguay and Giorgio Chiellini of Italy react after a clash during the World Cup Group D match at Estadio das Dunas on June 24, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)

Giorgio Chiellini: Luis Suarez’s Ban For Biting Me Is ‘Excessive’

Giorgio Chiellini believes Luis Suarez has been harshly punished by FIFA for biting his shoulder during their decisive World Cup match.

06/27/2014

Luis Suarez of Uruguay and Giorgio Chiellini of Italy react after a clash during the World Cup Group D match at Estadio das Dunas on June 24, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)

FIFA Bans Uruguay Striker Luis Suarez For 4 Months For Biting Opponent

The ban is effective immediately, meaning Suarez will miss Uruguay’s round-of-16 game against Colombia on Saturday.

06/26/2014

Luis Suarez of Uruguay and Giorgio Chiellini of Italy react after a clash during the World Cup Group D match at Estadio das Dunas on June 24, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)

Norwegian Wins $2,700 After Betting That Suarez Would Bite Opponent

More than 150 people across Europe put money down that he would do it again during the World Cup, and raked in winnings 175-fold, a Swedish gambling company said on Wednesday.

06/25/2014

Luis Suarez of Uruguay and Giorgio Chiellini of Italy react after a clash during the World Cup Group D match at Estadio das Dunas on June 24, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)

Shocking Incidents Mar Uruguay’s Win Over Italy In Group D Finale

Captain Diego Godin scored in the 81st minute as Uruguay edged 10-man Italy 1-0 Tuesday to reach the second round of the World Cup, although the victory was overshadowed by a biting incident.

06/24/2014